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Victorian Dreamers
Welsh collectors of 19th century art

22 October 2005–8 January 2006

Victorian Dreamers is a new exhibition of major Pre-Raphaelite, Victorian neo-Classical, landscape and genre works on show at the National Museum & Gallery, Cardiff.  

The exhibition focuses on the diversity and interests of Welsh collectors from the Victorian period through to the present day.  These collections are less-known than those of their northern English contemporaries, whose works formed major collections in Manchester, Liverpool, Newcastle and the Midlands.

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Holiday fun at the National Woollen Museum

If you want to learn more about wool, art and crafts over the coming months, why not take a trip down west to the National Woollen Museum in Dre-fach Felindre?

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4 DAYS LEFT FOR WALES TO VOTE A PAINTING FROM THE NATIONAL WELSH COLLECTIONS AS THE GREATEST PAINTING IN BRITAIN

Support the National Museums & Galleries of Wales by voting now

The poll is one of the UK's biggest ever interactive events for the visual arts – in the search for 'The Greatest Painting in Britain.’

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Memorial Unveiling Will Celebrate Significant Link With The United States

Americans from among The Welsh Abroad will visit the National Museums & Galleries of Wales's stand at this year's Eisteddfod to commemorate Thomas Jefferson, third President of the United States. A special ceremony will take place on the afternoon of 4 August to unveil a memorial to Jefferson made of Welsh slate, after the end of the annual Welsh Abroad event.
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Summer Campaign Promotes Free Entry – For All

'Free power' is the catchy slogan being used as part of a special marketing campaign to promote the Welsh Slate Museum over the next few weeks, as part of a national campaign, reminding people that entry to all museums administered by the National Museums & Galleries of Wales (NMGW) is free of charge.
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Summer Campaign Promotes Free Entry – For All

'Free fashion' is the catchy slogan being used as part of a special marketing campaign to promote the National Woollen Museum, Dre-fach Felindre, over the next few weeks, as part of a national campaign, reminding people that entry to all museums administered by the National Museums & Galleries of Wales (NMGW) is free of charge.
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