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New Amgueddfa Cymru — National Museum Wales Vice President appointed

6 October 2011

Minister for Housing, Regeneration and Heritage, Huw Lewis and the President of Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Elisabeth Elias, have announced the appointment of a Vice President to the Museum's Board of Trustees.

'Wales Breaks its Silence...' at the National Waterfront Museum

30 September 2011

Do you know the story behind the tragic sinking of the SS Arandora Star in 1940?

Did you know that 53 Welsh-Italians lost their lives onboard this liner whilst being sent to internment camps in Canada by order of the British Government during WWII?

And did you know there is now an exhibition at the National Waterfront Museum which tells the stories of some of those who drowned and some who survived?

Doors open at National Waterfront Museum

16 September 2011

Celebrating this year’s European Heritage Days, the National Waterfront Museum will open its doors this weekend, inviting you to take a behind-the-scenes look at one of the newest and most innovative museums in Wales.

Amgueddfa Cymru at the Mardi Gras

24 August 2011

Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales will returning once again to the vibrant Cardiff-Wales LGBT Mardi Gras at Coopers Field, Cardiff on Saturday 3 September 2011.

Family Fun Ahoy for the Museum's Pirate Weekend

3 August 2011

There'll be plenty of free family fun ahoy this weekend at the National Waterfront Museum’s two-day Pirate extravaganza.

Set your clocks for the city-based venue to catch the maritime action between 11am and 4pm this Saturday and Sunday (6 & 7 August).