Key Stage 2, Teachers
FreeIn school

Maths in Museums

Available at all our museums
Maths in Museums

A new digital resource to support the numeracy framework in primary schools.

22 bilingual activities for year 6 pupils to support geometry, number, data and measuring skills.

The toolkit was developed in partnership with See Science. The toolkit is sponsored by the National Science Academy grant scheme.

Cost: For use in school - free of charge.

Supporting teachers

National Waterfront Museum

Making the most of a FREE visit to the Museum.

Entry to the Museum and teacher-led activities are free and we have a variety of free resources to enable you to get the most out of this. Resources include:

  • ready-to-use gallery activity sheets and trails
  • explorer boxes, that include real and replica objects along with teachers’ notes,that provide facts and ideas for questions and discussion with your class. They must be booked in advance, if you require more information please contact our admin team.

Photography is allowed in the Museum and is a good way to record the visit, refresh memories and generate discussion back at school. Observational drawing is allowed on the galleries with dry art materials.

To book self-guided visits, Explorer Boxes or to find out more please contact learning on (029)2057 3600 or email

Duration: 1 hour
Cost: Free of charge as is a self-led session.
Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3 & 4, Post-16 Education, Teachers
FreeIn school

The First World War Education Project

National Waterfront Museum

The National Library of Wales and National Museum Wales are leading a project to produce education resources for schools to commemorate the centenary of the First World War. As part of this project we are using items from the collections of both institutions to create digital teaching resources for Hwb.

Cost: For use in school - free of charge.