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Event: Museum ExplorAR: A living guide to the galleries

National Museum Cardiff
From 8 September 2020
Cost £10 per hour, with refundable deposit
Suitability All
View of a visitor holding a device in the gallery showing augmented reality on the screen
Museum ExplorAR: Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Creatures Experience
View of device in the Impressionist gallery showing augmented reality on the screen
Museum ExplorAR: Monet's Waterlily garden Experience

Witness the Museum with the magic of augmented reality (AR) animation.

Pick up a handset from the shop and choose between the following experiences, available in Welsh, English and Japanese:

  • Monet's Waterlily Garden

    Explore the inspiration for Monet's waterlilies and discover more about the paintings in the gallery; look out for Monet and the Davies sisters who collected most of what you see before you.

  • Underwater Life

    Become immersed in an underwater world and see our collection of sea creatures come to life in the marine gallery. Explore the wonders of the deep and watch out for the shark!

  • Dinosaurs and Pre-historic Creatures

    See some of our dinosaurs in the Evolution of Wales galleries come to life and swim with prehistoric creatures like plesiosaurs, ichthyosaurs and ammonites. 

Units are availabe to hire for £10 per hour, with refundable deposit.

Suggested time per experience: 20 minutes.

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