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Could YOU help care for dinosaurs, Impressionist masterpieces and a coal mine?

A 200 million year old meat-eating Welsh dinosaur; 500 years’ worth of paintings from all around the world; the world’s largest leatherback turtle; the largest gemstone collection found anywhere in Roman Europe; a valuable piece of moon rock from the Apollo 12 mission, and a working coal mine.

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Tropical shellfish could threaten British wildlife

Experts from Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales are warning that marine bivalve species (such as scallops and oysters), which have recently been found on the British and Irish shores, could have a negative impact on our marine life.

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Treasure found near Bronington, Wrexham

Late medieval hoard of gold and silver declared treasure

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Join us to discover The Wisdom of Wool

The National Wool Museum situated right in the heart of the Teifi Valley is delighted to welcome a brand new exhibition – The Wisdom of Wool – on display until 30 June.

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New Welsh dinosaur found near Cardiff

First Jurassic meat-eating dinosaur discovered in Wales goes on display at National Museum Cardiff

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Diary Marker: Open Meeting of the Board of Trustees

Seiont Manor Hotel, Llanrug near Caernarfon

10.45am-1pm, Thursday 18 June 2015

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Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales awarded for its volunteers’ programme

Today (Monday, 1 June 2015), at the beginning of Volunteers’ Week, Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales was presented with a ‘Investing in Volunteers’ Award, for the opportunities presented to volunteers at its eight sites.

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Be amazed by The Blowfish & get creative this half term

There is plenty going on to keep the whole family entertained at the National Waterfront Museum this half term.

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Wanted: Your favourite object

Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales is asking visitors to the Urdd Eisteddfod in Caerphilly to help create a temporary museum 

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Mix of Vintage and Welsh Folk this weekend at the Waterfront

Get ready to get vintage this weekend (Sun 10 May) as the National Waterfront Museum throws open its doors to host the third Merry May’s Vintage & Handmade Emporium.

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National Museum Wales landscape exhibition opens today in Pennsylvania

Pastures Green & Dark Satanic Mills: The British Passion for Landscape opens at Frick Art and Historical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Murder mystery night at National Museum Cardiff

Hundreds of people are gathered in the Main Hall to attend the unveiling of a new diamond exhibition at National Museum Cardiff. Excitement flows through the crowd that has gathered to view the largest and most beautiful diamond in the world. When suddenly, out of nowhere, a shrill cry rings out, silencing the muffled sound of the conversations:  a body has been found in the Museum. The museum is in lockdown, and the killer trapped inside.  It’s time to solve the Murder before the killer strikes again!  Can the museum scientists adapt their skills to find out where the victim went, whom he met and how he died?

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