What's On

The museum is closed on this date.

Exhibitions

Last chance to see
National Slate Museum
22 January–10 July 2018
Last chance to see
National Slate Museum
9 February–22 June 2018

Events and Talks

Special Exhibition: Becoming Richard Burton

21 November 2020 – 3 October 2021
Please note: This exhibition closes at 4.00pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free entry
Booking: Exhibition tickets must be booked in advance along with a general admission ticket to the Museum
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This year’s Artes Mundi entrants

Exhibition: Artes Mundi 9

19 May–5 September 2021
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: Swansea University: Making Waves since 1920

19 May–5 September 2021
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Microphone

Digital Event: Museum Talks

Suitability: All
Cost: Pay What You Can - Suggested Donation: £5
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Exhibition: Miniature Memories: Souvenir Badges of Wales

19 May–31 October 2021
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: The Future Has a Past

9 June 2021 – 21 January 2022
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: The Copperworks Crucible Project: Art and Chemistry in the Lower Swansea Valley

3 July–30 August 2021
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: Land Dialogues: Thinking Green

3 July–26 September 2021
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Boy on high ropes course at St Fagans

Event: CoedLan – High Ropes at St Fagans

21–25 & 28 July–1 August 2021
10.45am-4.15pm
Suitability: Participants must be at least 110cm tall
Cost: £12
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Exhibition: Lily’s Fossil Footprint

Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: Wales is...Olympics

23 July–2 October 2021
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: Firestarter Exhibition

28 July 2021 – 26 February 2022
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Sali the Seagull  - Summer Family Trail 

31 July–5 September 2021
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Boy on high ropes course at St Fagans

Event: CoedLan – High Ropes at St Fagans

4–8, 11–15, 18–22 & 25–30 August 2021
Suitability: Participants must be at least 110cm tall
Cost: £12
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Digital Event: Museum Sleepover: Outer Space from Home

7 & 8 August 2021
2pm 07/08/2021 - 11am 08/08/2021
Suitability: Families. Children aged 4-12. BSL.
Cost: Family ticket: £5 + Eventbrite fees
Booking: Eventbrite
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photograph of Ophelia Dos Santos

Event: Sustainable Fashion and Upcycling Workshop

7 & 14 August 2021
10am - 1pm
Suitability: 16+
Cost: Free
Booking: Eventbrite
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Event: Fashion Fixing & Upcycling Workshop

7 & 20–21 August 2021
2pm - 4pm
Suitability: 12+
Cost: Free
Booking: Eventbrite
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Event: Summer of Fun 2021

7–25 August 2021
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: Eventbrite
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Blackout Poetry at National Museum Cardiff

Event: Blackout Poetry at National Museum Cardiff

15 & 25 August 2021
10am - 12pm
Suitability: 16+
Cost: Free
Booking: Eventbrite
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Dino Draw-Along: Palaeoart Workshop

Event: Dino Draw-Along: Palaeoart Workshop

17 August 2021
10am - 12pm and 1pm - 3pm
Suitability: 10am session 11-15 years; 1pm session 16-25 years
Cost: Free
Booking: Eventbrite
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Title image for Sgwrs Amgueddfa - Museum Talks on chalk board background

Digital Event: Museum Talks: The Prehistoric Archaeology of Burry Holms | English

19 August 2021
6pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Pay What You Can - Suggested Donation: £5
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Boy on beach

Digital Event: Nature on Your Doorstep

20–30 August 2021
Suitability: Families with children aged 4-12
Cost: Pay What You Can - Suggested donation £3.50
Booking: Eventbrite
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protest banner

Digital Event: From Cardiff to Greenham: Welsh women in the campaign for peace

26 August 2021
18:30
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/o-gaerdydd-i-greenham-from-cardiff-to-greenham-tickets-163831164423
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Digital Event: Digital Food Festival 2021

6–12 September 2021
Suitability: All
Cost: Free with some ticketed activities
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Digital Event: Museum Talks: Dinosaurs & Deserts in Wales | English

16 September 2021
6pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Pay What You Can - Suggested Donation: £5
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Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales

Digital Event: Open Meeting of the Board of Trustees

23 September 2021
10.30am - 1pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Please register your attendance by e-mailing Board@museumwales.ac.uk by 5pm of the Monday before the meeting.
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Wild pony colt. Cold tourists in the rain in the background. Brecon Beacons, Wales

Exhibition: David Hurn: Swaps

23 October 2021 – 27 March 2022
Coming Soon
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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An image of John Akomfrah's artwork, 'Vertigo Sea'

Exhibition: The Rules of Art?

23 October 2021 – 4 September 2022
Coming Soon
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales

Digital Event: Open Meeting of the Board of Trustees

16 December 2021
10.30am - 1pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Please register your attendance by e-mailing Board@museumwales.ac.uk by 5pm of the Monday before the meeting.
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