People's Collection Wales

National Museum Cardiff

The People’s Collection Wales is a website full of fascinating photographs, sound recordings, documents, videos and stories about the history and heritage of wales and its people. Discover trails, collections and stories, or just search for a photo of your favourite place! Join the site and add your own history!

Llanharan Primary School Trail!


Key Stage 2

Spring Bulbs for Schools

Available at all our museums

Plant bulbs in your school grounds to study climate change. Join this UK wide investigation and improve science and numeracy skills. All schools must apply by the end of July to take part in the following September. Free to all schools in Wales -spaces limited.

More information

Places now full for 2015-16. Applications open in May to participate in 2016-17.

Dates: Sept - March


Science, Geography and ESD&GC.


Urban Meadow

National Museum Cardiff

We are looking for community groups to be involved in creating a new urban meadow and bee hives at National Museum Cardiff. If you would like to be involved please contact

Duration: 1 hour x 2
Cost: Led by Museum staff – free of charge.
FreeIn school

Down to Earth - Schools Meteorite Project

National Museum Cardiff

Have you ever touched an object from outer space? Students in Wales can now learn more about meteorites, impacts, and rocks on the Earth, Moon and Mars using real specimens.

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Cost: For use in school - free of charge.
FreeIn school

Explore the Sea Floor

National Museum Cardiff
Working on the boat

Scientists have been studying the sea bed of the Outer Bristol Channel... Now it's your turn!

Cost: For use in school - free of charge.