October 2012

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2011Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 37,618 37,000 41,661 20,4426181.7-4,043-9.717,17684.0
St Fagans: National History Museum 48,402 48,500 48,966 27,259-98-0.2-564-1.221,14377.6
National Roman Legion Museum 6,421 6,000 6,167 4,9364217.02544.11,48530.1
National Wool Museum 2,422 2,000 2,805 75242221.1-383-13.71,670222.1
National Slate Museum 11,790 14,000 13,714 4,574-2,210-15.8-1,924-14.07,216157.8
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 13,668 14,000 13,934 7,203-332-2.4-266-1.96,46589.8
National Waterfront Museum 19,371 18,000 22,071 01,3717.6-2,700-12.2--
Total 139,692 139,500 149,318 65,166 192 0.14% -9,626 -6.45% 55,155 114.36%

  • 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.