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Half Term Family Fun with Amgueddfa Cymru — National Museum Wales

Don't miss out this Whitsun – have some holiday fun at one of Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales' s sites across South Wales. There's plenty going on at each of our sites, so you can spend the whole week moving from museum to museum!

National Museum Cardiff

Make an Impression: A family talk on the Impressionist collection followed by a chance to work with an artist to explore the use of colour and light to make your very own masterpiece.

St Fagans National History Museum

Unusual Plants Fair: A unique opportunity for any plant hunter or garden enthusiast to buy unusual plants.

Grandma's Washday: Come along and help Grandma with her washing.

Big Pit

Make Merry Music: Come along and try your hand at playing a range of musical instruments, and then make your own.

National Waterfront Museum

Winging-it paper plane workshop: Make your very own paper aeroplane and see which one goes the furthest!

And remember, if you're off to the Urdd Eisteddfod for a week of competing, why not call into our stand on the field? We'll have plenty of activities taking place throughout the week.

Amgueddfa Cymru — National Museum Wales operates seven national museums across Wales. These are National Museum Cardiff, St Fagans: National History Museum, National Roman Legion Museum, Caerleon, Big Pit: National Coal Museum, Blaenafon, National Wool Museum, Dre-fach, Felindre, National Slate Museum, Llanberis, and the National Waterfront Museum, Swansea.

Entry to all national museums is free thanks to the support of the Welsh Assembly Government.

For more information contact

Sian James, Corporate Communications Officer
National Museum Cardiff
02920 573185 / 07812 801356
Email Siân James