Cumulative Visitor Figures 2014-2015

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2013Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 325,609 297,000 448,288 226,87628,6099.6-122,679-27.498,73343.5
St Fagans: National History Museum 474,259 486,000 544,768 321,810-11,741-2.4-70,509-12.9152,44947.4
National Roman Legion Museum 54,470 54,000 65,751 58,9974700.9-11,281-17.2-4,527-7.7
National Wool Museum 28,494 22,100 34,972 9,0366,39428.9-6,478-18.519,458215.3
National Slate Museum 139,310 123,000 140,887 53,89016,31013.3-1,577-1.185,420158.5
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 122,570 126,500 149,121 75,284-3,930-3.1-26,551-17.847,28662.8
National Waterfront Museum 213,918 194,000 245,409 019,91810.3-31,491-12.8--
Total 1,358,630 1,302,600 1,629,196 745,893 56,030 4.30% -270,566 -16.61% 398,819 82.15%

  • 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.