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Family Fun Ahoy for the Museum’s Pirate Weekend

8 August 2013

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

National Wool Museum Works on Project for Priary and Secondary School Pupils in Burry Port

22 July 2013

Pupils in year nine at Ysgol Glan-y-Môr, Burry Port, along with pupils at the feeder primary schools: Ysgol Pwll, Ysgol y Castell and Ysgol Pembre, have finalised a month  long project, in partnership with the National Wool Museum, creating a large wall hanging. The piece of work was yesterday (Thursday 18 June) handed to the Museum by the pupils to be displayed in the Community Gallery of the National Wool Museum from the second of August until the second of September.

 

Rarely seen works by Keith Vaughan on show at National Museum Cardiff

12 July 2013

A new exhibition -Keith Vaughan: Figure and Ground - Drawings, Prints and Photographs, 1935-1962 - which is on tour from the School of Art, Aberystwyth University, will open at National Museum Cardiff tomorrow (Saturday, 13 July 2013).

The story of the Mold Cape unfolds in a new display

9 July 2013

The Mold Cape returns to Cardiff and Wrexham

Waterfront helps local school Take One Picture

25 June 2013

Pupils from Ynystawe Primary School have turned to the National Waterfront Museum for inspiration with a high-profile national project

The scout flag, that went South with Scott, becomes part of the national collection

14 June 2013

When Captain Scott’s Antarctic Expedition ship, the Terra Nova, sailed into her home port of Cardiff on 14 June 1913, she had not only the White Ensign flying at the stern, the Welsh flag on the mainmast and the Cardiff City coat of arms on the foremast, but another, much smaller flag fluttering at the bow. The 4th Cardiff Scout Troop green flag had accompanied the expedition to the Antarctic and back.