Cumulative Visitor Figures 2014-2015

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2013Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 446,635 391,000 448,288 226,87655,63514.2-1,653-0.4219,75996.9
St Fagans: National History Museum 566,426 580,000 544,768 321,810-13,574-2.321,6584.0244,61676.0
National Roman Legion Museum 68,073 68,000 65,751 58,997730.12,3223.59,07615.4
National Wool Museum 33,658 26,000 34,972 9,0367,65829.5-1,314-3.824,622272.5
National Slate Museum 153,963 135,000 140,887 53,89018,96314.013,0769.3100,073185.7
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 150,486 150,000 149,121 75,2844860.31,3650.975,20299.9
National Waterfront Museum 266,710 240,000 245,409 026,71011.121,3018.7--
Total 1,685,951 1,590,000 1,629,196 745,893 95,951 6.03% 56,755 3.48% 673,348 126.03%

  • 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.