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What are your BBC memories? Amgueddfa Cymru wants to hear your stories as new exhibition launched in partnership with BBC Cymru

11 February 2021

Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales is to host an exhibition showcasing the vital role played by the BBC in the everyday lives of people in Wales over the last 100 years.

Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales joins the Global Coalition “#UnitedForBiodiversity”

3 February 2021

Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales has joined with dozens of other world institutions in an international campaign to raise awareness of the need to protect our natural environment, ahead of the crucial Conference of the Parties (CoP) 15 meeting of the Convention on Biological Diversity in 2021.

Statement from Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales in response to the Welsh Government’s announcement of additional funding

3 February 2021

Today (3 February 2021), the Welsh Government announced a £3.95m package for Amgueddfa Cymru to safeguard jobs and deliver new strategic priorities, providing stability for Wales’ flagship national cultural institution during these difficult times.  

Artes Mundi 9 Announces Virtual March Opening Alongside Extensive Talks and Events Programme

1 February 2021

Due to the ongoing challenges wrought by COVID-19, the UK’s largest international contemporary art prize Artes Mundi 9 will now open virtually on Monday 15 March 2021.

New dinosaur footprint discovered on south Wales beach

29 January 2021

A well-preserved dinosaur footprint has been discovered on a beach near Barry in south Wales and could help scientists establish more about how dinosaurs walked.

Open call for proposals — Cynfas, Issue 4: Queer Looking

27 January 2021

We are currently inviting proposals for the fourth edition of Cynfas, Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales’ digital magazine, with the theme of QUEER LOOKING | GOLWG   QUEER. For this issue, we are interested in hearing from queer and trans writers and artists from all over Wales, and welcome proposals for Welsh, English and bilingual texts.