Free Entry

St Fagans National History Museum



St Fagans, Cardiff
Open 10am-5pm daily

(029) 2057 3500

Switchboard (standard rate): 0300 111 2 333

Car parking: £3.50 per car per day. Please note there is an ATM available.

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St Fagans Castle
St Teilo's Church

About the museum

St Fagans is one of Europe's leading open-air museums and Wales's most popular heritage attraction. It stands in the grounds of the magnificent St Fagans Castle, a late 16th-century manor house donated to the people of Wales by the Earl of Plymouth.

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Industrial Action: 23 - 24 August

There will be some disruption at St Fagans National History Museum on Saturday 23 & Sunday 24 August due to industrial action. The site will remain open, but will have reduced services from 1pm.

Some historic buildings will be closed during the afternoon, but the site will continue to be open until the usual closing time of 5pm.

What's on

  • Bryn Eryr

    Tour: Llys Rhosyr & Bryn Eryr

    Hear the latest on two of St Fagans newest building projects, the newly designed CelticVillage, and a court of Llywelyn the Great

    25 July, 31 August & 14 September

  • Aled Rheon

    Music to your Ears

     Come and enjoy a wealth of songs and melodies around the site featuring some of the best young musicians on the Welsh folk scene: musicians Aled Rheon, Gwenan Gibbard, Trwbador, DnA, Olion Byw, Dwy Law Chwyth, Catrin Herbert and Lily Beau. Meet instrument makers, have fun with music-themed arts and crafts.

    23 August

  • 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.