October 2013

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2012Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 38,759 36,000 37,618 20,4422,7597.71,1413.018,31789.6
St Fagans: National History Museum 39,536 42,000 48,402 27,259-2,464-5.9-8,866-18.312,27745.0
National Roman Legion Museum 5,981 6,000 6,421 4,936-19-0.3-440-6.91,04521.2
National Wool Museum 3,462 2,050 2,422 7521,41268.91,04042.92,710360.4
National Slate Museum 13,467 12,500 11,790 4,5749677.71,67714.28,893194.4
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 13,994 14,000 13,668 7,203-6-0.03262.46,79194.3
National Waterfront Museum 20,693 20,000 19,371 06933.51,3226.8--
Total 135,892 132,550 139,692 65,166 3,342 2.52% -3,800 -2.72% 50,033 108.53%

  • 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.