What's On

Note

The museum is closed on this date. Showing all future events and exhibitions.

Exhibitions

Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing
Exhibition
Last chance to see
National Museum Cardiff
1 February6 May 2019
Kyffin Williams: the Artist and Amgueddfa Cymru
Exhibition
Last chance to see
National Museum Cardiff
3 August 201830 June 2019

Events and Talks

a device held up to a dinosaur skeleton showing augmented reality of the dinosaurs skin.
Event
Museum ExplorAR: A living guide to the galleries
From 8 August 2018
Suitability: All
Cost: £10 per hour, with refundable deposit
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Event
Toddler Time
Every Friday
11am - 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Exhibition
David Nash: Sculpture Through the Seasons
3 May1 September 2019
Suitability: all
Cost: Free
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National Museum Cardiff Drawing Group
Event
Drop in and Draw
Every Tuesday and Saturday
1pm - 2.30pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Meet in the Main Hall by the front desk
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Exhibition
The Fossil Swamp
18 May 201917 May 2020
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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photo of green snake
Exhibition
Snakes!
22 June15 September 2019
Suitability: All
Cost: charge applies
Booking: Buy tickets on the day of your visit
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photo: boy and tree python
Event
Hissy Handling Sessions
21 August 2019
11am - 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: £5 per person
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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photo: boy and tree python
Event
Hissy Handling Sessions
28 August 2019
11am - 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: £5 per person
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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Event
Taith Iaith
29 August 2019
12.30pm
Suitability: Welsh Learners
Cost: Free
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Event
Organ Recital
30 August 2019
1pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Places limited, book on arrival
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Talk
Art lunchtime talk - David Nash
30 August 2019
1pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Places limited, book on arrival
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Williams Wynn Wynnstay organ
Event
OrganFest 2019
8 September 2019
11am - 12pm & 12pm - 1pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Places limited, book on arrival
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Rebecca Evans
Event
Rebecca Evans and Friends Recital
12 September 2019
7.15pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: £15 - £18
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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Event
Open Doors – Zoology at National Museum Wales
14 September 2019
11am, 12pm, 2pm and 3pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Booking required
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Event
Museum Sleepover - Dino Nights!
Fully booked
21 September 2019
5:30pm - 9am
Suitability: Children aged 6 to 12 | Families
Cost: Adult: £48 | Child: £48
Booking: Advanced bookings required
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Event
Beachwatch
21 September 2019
12pm - 3.30pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free, with a refundable deposit of £5
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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Event
Organ Recital
27 September 2019
1pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Places limited, book on arrival
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Event
HUSH - Silent Disco
27 September 2019
8pm - 12am
Suitability: Age 18+
Cost: £10-£16 advance
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Event
Iwami Kagura Show
27 September 2019
1pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Talk
Talk: The Kagura
27 September 2019
12pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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Super Science Saturday
Event
Super Science Saturday
12 October 2019
11am - 4pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Dippy on Tour
Exhibition
Dippy on Tour: A Natural History Adventure
19 October 201926 January 2020
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event
Organ Recital
25 October 2019
1pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Places limited, book on arrival
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Event
Unknown Wales – a day to celebrate Welsh wildlife
26 October 2019
10.30am - 3.30pm
Suitability: adults
Cost: Free, with a refundable deposit of £5
Booking: eventbrite
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A black and white photo of a woman looking at the camera and smoking a cigarette
Exhibition
Photography Season
26 October 20191 March 2020
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Night Blowing Cactus
Course
Course: Botanical Illustration
16 November 2019
11am-4pm
Suitability: 18+
Cost: £55 / £45 concession
Booking: Booking via Eventbrite
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Event
Museum Sleepover: Dippy Dino Night!
16 November 2019
5:30pm - 9am
Suitability: Children aged 6 to 12 | Families
Cost: £54 | £65 | £75
Booking: Eventbrite
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Event
Organ Recital
29 November 2019
1pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Places limited, book on arrival
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