What's On

Note

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

Exhibitions

David Nash: Sculpture Through the Seasons
Exhibition
Last chance to see
National Museum Cardiff
3 May1 September 2019
Kyffin Williams: the Artist and Amgueddfa Cymru
Exhibition
Last chance to see
National Museum Cardiff
3 August 201830 June 2019
The Fossil Swamp
Exhibition
National Museum Cardiff
18 May 201917 May 2020

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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National Museum Cardiff Drawing Group
Event
Drop in and Draw
Every Tuesday
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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Dippy on Tour
Exhibition
Dippy on Tour: A Natural History Adventure
19 October 201926 January 2020
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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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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A person wearing a virtual reality headset
Event
Mission: Planet Earth
From 4 November 2019
Suitability: 10+ years
Cost: £10
Booking: Buy tickets on the day of your visit
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A black and white photo of a colliery in Pontypool, South Wales
Talk
Bernd and Hilla Becher: Industrial Visions
29 November 2019 &, 8 February
1pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Places limited. Book on arrival.
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Event
Quiet times with Dippy
8 December
9am - 10am
Suitability: 4-15
Cost: Free
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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Dippy on Tour
Talk
Talk: Dinosaurs and Deserts in Wales
8 December 2019
1.30pm, 3pm
Suitability: 8+
Cost: £2
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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Majid Derakhshani
Event
The Mah Ensemble
12 December 2019
7pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: £25 - £40
Booking: www.seetickets.com
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Christmas
Event
Christmas Carol Concert
12 December 2019
3pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Dippy on Tour
Talk
Talk: Meet Dippy
14 December 2019
12pm
Suitability: 7+
Cost: £2
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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Dippy on Tour
Event
Dippy about Christmas
14 &, 15 December 2019
11am – 1pm and 2-4pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Event
Festive Film Screening
14 &, 15 December 2019
10.30am, 12pm, 1.30pm, 3pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: £6
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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Dippy on Tour
Talk
Talk: Meet Dippy
18 January 2020
12pm, 1.30pm, 3pm
Suitability: 7+
Cost: £2
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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Event
Photography Conference: Capital/ Consumerism/Culture
24 January 2020
10am - 5pm
Suitability: 16+
Cost: £20 - £30
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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Event
Museum Sleepover: Dippy Dino Night!
Fully booked
25 January 2020
5:30pm - 9am
Suitability: Children aged 6 to 12 | Families
Cost: £54 | £65 | £75
Booking: Eventbrite
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A painting called 'The Fortress of Königstein from the North' by Bernardo Bellotto
Exhibition
Imagine a Castle: Paintings from the National Gallery, London
28 January10 May 2020
Coming Soon
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Course
Course: Introduction to Geology
5, 12, 19, 26 March &, 2 April
1pm - 4pm
Suitability: 18+
Cost: £75 - £90
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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Event
Museum Sleepover - Dino Nights!
18 April 2020
5:30pm-9am
Suitability: Children aged 6 to 12 | Families
Cost: Adult: £50 - £60 | Child: £50 - £60
Booking: Advanced bookings required
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Night Blowing Cactus
Course
Botanical Illustration
16 May 2020
10.30am-4pm
Suitability: 16+*
Cost: £55 | £45 concession
Booking: via Eventbrite
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