Cumulative Visitor Figures 2014-2015

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2013Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 401,783 360,000 448,288 226,87641,78311.6-46,505-10.4174,90777.1
St Fagans: National History Museum 527,012 536,000 544,768 321,810-8,988-1.7-17,756-3.3205,20263.8
National Roman Legion Museum 62,656 63,000 65,751 58,997-344-0.5-3,095-4.73,6596.2
National Wool Museum 31,449 24,400 34,972 9,0367,04928.9-3,523-10.122,413248.0
National Slate Museum 147,774 130,000 140,887 53,89017,77413.76,8874.993,884174.2
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 135,838 137,500 149,121 75,284-1,662-1.2-13,283-8.960,55480.4
National Waterfront Museum 248,835 222,000 245,409 026,83512.13,4261.4--
Total 1,555,347 1,472,900 1,629,196 745,893 82,447 5.60% -73,849 -4.53% 560,619 108.52%

  • 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.