Plan Your Visit

Car park closed

Due to Cardiff’s Calennig Celebrations our car park will be closed between 28 December 2017 - 1 January 2018.

Gallery Closures

Our gallery ‘Man and the Environment’, which includes marine creatures and the Wriggle! exhibition, will be closed 4–18 December for essential maintenance.

Opening Hours

Open Tuesday–Sunday, 10am–5pm. Galleries close at 4:45pm.

Closed 24–26 December and 1 January. Open most Bank Holiday Mondays.

If you wish to see specific galleries on your visit, please telephone to confirm that they are open.

Entry is free!
Some events and exhibitions may have a separate charge.

Location

National Museum Cardiff

Cathays Park, Cardiff
CF10 3NP

Map & How to Get Here

Contact Us

Phone: 0300 111 2 333
Email: cardiff@museumwales.ac.uk

Accessibility

Advice for our disabled visitors

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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.

Food & Drink

Shopping

The National Museum Cardiff shop is bursting with exciting gifts and has something for everyone.

Shopping

Group Visits

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.

Groups

Families

There's plenty for families and children to enjoy at National Museum Cardiff, whenever you visit and whatever your interests!

Families

Parking

A Visitor Car Park 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

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.