October 2006

Monthly Visitor Figures - Plus Variance From 2005/2000:

  2006-07 2006-07 2005 2000      
Museum Actual Target Actual Actual Variance from Target Increase / Decrease on 2005 Increase / Decrease on 2000
          No. % No. % No. %
Cardiff 25,902 27,000 32,938 20,442 -1,098 -4.1 -7,036 -21.4 5,460 26.7
St Fagans 38,529 42,000 43,211 27,259 -3,471 -8.3 -4,682 -10.8 11,270 41.3
Roman 5,774 6,000 5,805 4,936 -226 -3.8 -31 -0.5 838 17.0
Wool 1,283 2,000 928 752 -717 -35.8 355 38.2 531 70.6
Slate 11,055 11,000 10,599 4,574 55 0.5 456 4.3 6,481 141.7
Big Pit 14,665 14,500 15,750 7,203 165 1.1 -1,085 -6.9 7,462 103.6
Waterfront 24,326 18,000 26,832   6,326 35.1 -2,506 -9.3    
TOTAL 121,534 120,500 136,063 65,166 1,034 0.86 -14,529 -10.68 32,042 49.2

  • 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.