February 2013

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2012Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 41,780 35,000 44,684 18,8336,78019.4-2,904-6.522,947121.8
St Fagans: National History Museum 33,724 35,000 35,010 21,314-1,276-3.6-1,286-3.712,41058.2
National Roman Legion Museum 5,885 6,000 5,212 3,979-115-1.967312.91,90647.9
National Wool Museum 1,521 1,300 1,611 33222117.0-90-5.61,189358.1
National Slate Museum 7,986 6,000 7,137 2,9821,98633.184911.95,004167.8
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 9,718 9,000 9,529 5,4947188.01892.04,22476.9
National Waterfront Museum 20,618 15,000 17,614 05,61837.53,00417.1--
Total 121,232 107,300 120,797 52,934 13,932 12.98% 435 0.36% 47,680 129.02%

  • 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.