To remain in-line with the on-street parking charges in the city centre, from Tuesday 1 December, the daily parking rate in the museum’s visitor car park will be increasing from £5 to £6.50.
Open Tuesday–Sunday, 10am–5pm
Galleries close at 4:45pm. Open Most Bank Holiday Mondays.
Closed: 24-28 December 2015 and 1 January 2016
LocationNational Museum Cardiff
Cathays Park, Cardiff
Phone: 0300 111 2 333
Advice for our disabled visitors
Food & Drink
At National Museum Cardiff, we pride ourselves in providing good quality food that is cooked on site using local, Welsh products whenever possible.
The National Museum Cardiff shop is bursting with exciting gifts and has something for everyone.
National Museum Cardiff welcomes group visits and aims to provide an enjoyable and rewarding experience. Please pre-book your group to help us plan for your visit.
There's plenty for families and children to enjoy at National Museum Cardiff, whenever you visit and whatever your interests!
A Visitor Car Park, including dedicated spaces for disabled visitors, is situated behind the Museum, off Museum Avenue. Purchase an exit token from the Museum Shop - £6.50. Parking is free to disabled badge holders. Please take your blue badge to the Museum shop when purchasing your token. On-road disabled parking bays also available at the front of Museum on Gorsedd Gardens Road.
Photography is allowed in the galleries for personal, non-commercial, purposes only.
- The use of flash is not permitted at any time.
- The use of tripods and selfie sticks is not permitted at any time.
- Photography in loan exhibitions is not permitted at any time.
- Photography of human remains is not permitted at any time.
It is the visitor’s responsibility to ensure no copyright is infringed.