Cumulative Visitor Figures 2014-2015

MuseumActualTargetVariance from TargetIncrease/Decrease on 2013Increase/Decrease on 2000
National Museum Cardiff 357,442 323,000 448,288 226,87634,44210.7-90,846-20.3130,56657.5
St Fagans: National History Museum 492,851 502,000 544,768 321,810-9,149-1.8-51,917-9.5171,04153.1
National Roman Legion Museum 57,617 57,000 65,751 58,9976171.1-8,134-12.4-1,380-2.3
National Wool Museum 29,692 23,100 34,972 9,0366,59228.5-5,280-15.120,656228.6
National Slate Museum 141,594 125,000 140,887 53,89016,59413.37070.587,704162.7
Big Pit: National Coal Museum 124,749 128,500 149,121 75,284-3,751-2.9-24,372-16.349,46565.7
National Waterfront Museum 227,401 207,000 245,409 020,4019.9-18,008-7.3--
Total 1,431,346 1,365,600 1,629,196 745,893 65,746 4.81% -197,850 -12.14% 458,052 91.90%

  • 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.