September 2013

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2012Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 30,262 28,000 29,512 15,5942,2628.17502.514,66894.1
St Fagans: National History Museum 46,890 55,000 67,292 22,990-8,110-14.7-20,402-30.323,900104.0
National Roman Legion Museum 5,654 5,000 5,277 4,71665413.13777.193819.9
National Wool Museum 4,258 2,900 3,578 1,0281,35846.868019.03,230314.2
National Slate Museum 14,530 14,000 14,711 4,5855303.8-181-1.29,945216.9
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 10,461 11,000 11,025 4,536-539-4.9-564-5.15,925130.6
National Waterfront Museum 19,853 18,000 22,044 01,85310.3-2,191-9.9--
Total 131,908 133,900 153,439 53,449 -1,992 -1.49% -21,531 -14.03% 58,606 146.79%

  • 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.