December 2012

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2011Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 27,989 24,000 30,586 12,4323,98916.6-2,597-8.515,557125.1
St Fagans: National History Museum 18,787 21,000 22,499 18,698-2,213-10.5-3,712-16.5890.5
National Roman Legion Museum 2,959 3,000 2,974 1,704-41-1.4-15-0.51,25573.7
National Wool Museum 1,225 1,000 1,397 20322522.5-172-12.31,022503.4
National Slate Museum 2,441 2,000 2,475 1,05044122.1-34-1.41,391132.5
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 4,322 4,500 3,961 0-178-4.03619.1--
National Waterfront Museum 19,532 17,000 16,062 02,53214.93,47021.6--
Total 77,255 72,500 79,954 34,087 4,755 6.56% -2,699 -3.38% 19,314 126.64%

  • 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.