Resources

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House for the Future book

Ty Gwyrdd was originally named 'House for the Future'. This is the booked produced when the house opened in 2000. [PDF - 15.9MB]

Sustainable living — picture quiz

(Suitable for KS2 pupils. 1 hour teacher-led trail) Explore different buildings at St Fagans to find out how people built houses, cooked food and kept warm in the past. Compare with how you live today & find out if there are any good ideas we can use to protect our planet in the future. [PDF - 1.4MB]

Sustainable living - Past, Present and Future

(1 hour teacher-led trail and facilitated and 1/2 hour talk in the Tŷ Gwyrdd). Suitable for students studying the Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship element of the Welsh Baccalaureate. [PDF - 1.6MB]

Tŷ Gwyrdd Quiz

Suitable for families and KS2 school groups. [PDF - 2.6MB]

Tŷ Gwyrdd Quiz - Answers

The answers to the Tŷ Gwyrdd Quiz. [PDF - 2.6MB]

Tŷ Gwyrdd information panel - Heating

One of the information panels placed around the house. [PDF - 46KB]

Tŷ Gwyrdd information panel - Materials

One of the information panels placed around the house. [PDF - 740KB]

  • National Museum Cardiff

    National Museum Cardiff

    Discover art, natural history and geology. With a busy programme of exhibitions and events, we have something to amaze everyone, whatever your interest – and admission is free!

  • St Fagans National History Museum

    St Fagans

    St Fagans is one of Europe's foremost open-air museums and Wales's most popular heritage attraction.

  • Big Pit National Coal Museum

    Big Pit

    Big Pit is a real coal mine and one of Britain's leading mining museums. With facilities to educate and entertain all ages, Big Pit is an exciting and informative day out.

  • National Wool Museum

    National Wool Museum

    Located in the historic former Cambrian Mills, the Museum is a special place with a spellbinding story to tell.

  • National Roman Legion Museum

    National Roman Legion Museum

    In AD 75, the Romans built a fortress at Caerleon that would guard the region for over 200 years. Today at the National Roman Legion Museum you can learn what made the Romans a formidable force and how life wouldn't be the same without them.

  • National Slate Museum

    National Slate Museum

    The National Slate Museum offers a day full of enjoyment and education in a dramatically beautiful landscape on the shores of Llyn Padarn.

  • National Waterfront Museum

    National Waterfront Museum

    The National Waterfront Museum at Swansea tells the story of industry and innovation in Wales, now and over the last 300 years.

  • Rhagor: Explore our collections

    Rhagor (Welsh for ‘more’) offers unprecedented access to the amazing stories that lie behind our collections.