What's On

The museum is closed on this date.

Exhibitions

Last chance to see
National Slate Museum
31 January–23 June 2019
Last chance to see
National Slate Museum
11 March–30 June 2019

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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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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Event: Crafternoon

2 October 2021
12pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
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Celebration of Wool

Digital Event: Celebration of Wool

2 & 3 October 2021
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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The National Wool Museum’s Exhibition of Hope

Exhibition: The National Wool Museum’s Exhibition of Hope

2 October 2021 – 15 January 2022
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Launch of the National Wool Museum’s Digital Experience

3 October 2021
11am
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Woolly Family Fun Activity Pack

3 October 2021
10am
Suitability: Families with children 2-11
Cost: Free
Booking: Eventbrite
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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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