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

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Digital Event: Museum Talks

Suitability: All
Cost: Pay What You Can - Suggested Donation: £5
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Exhibition: Lily’s Fossil Footprint

Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: Tip Girls Exhibition

19 September 2021 – 1 September 2022
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Young girl full of joy after having had her Confirmation service

Exhibition: David Hurn: Swaps

23 October 2021 – 29 August 2022
Suitability: Parental guidance and viewer discretion advised
Cost: Free
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Still from John Akomfrah's video installation, 'Vertigo Sea'

Exhibition: The Rules of Art?

23 October 2021 – 4 June 2023
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: Trawsnewid

12 March–31 July 2022
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: Our Place – Celebrating Blaenau Gwent

2 April–3 July 2022
Last chance to see
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: Keeping it Local

2 April–18 September 2022
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: FAB 50 - Half a century of History!

25 May–31 December 2022
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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A group of shrimp in the sea

Exhibition: Wildlife Photographer of the Year

27 May–29 August 2022
Suitability: All
Cost: General admission: £10 | Concessions: £7 | Free to under 16s and Amgueddfa Cymru Members
Booking: Book your ticket on Eventbrite
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Event: Bat Walks

1, 4, 8, 11 & 15 August 2022
Suitability: 8+
Cost: £6.50 + Eventbrite fees
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Exhibition: Home Away From Home

18 June–17 July 2022
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Course: Introduction to Blacksmithing

Fully booked
25–27 June & 9–11 July 2022
10.30am-4pm
Suitability: 18+
Cost: £150 | £120 concession (+ Eventbrite fees)
Booking: Eventbrite
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Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales

Digital Event: Open Meeting of the Board of Trustees

30 June 2022
10.30am - 1pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Please register your attendance by e-mail: Board@museumwales.ac.uk by 5pm of the Monday before the meeting
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Event: Extra Time at National Museum Cardiff

First Thursday of each month - click for all dates
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Image: Leatherwork course at St Fagans

Course: Introduction to Leatherwork

Fully booked
2 July 2022
10.30am-4pm
Suitability: 16+*
Cost: £85 | £70 concession (+ Eventbrite fees)
Booking: Eventbrite
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Event: National Meadows Day

2 July 2022
10am - 12pm & 1pm - 2pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Event: Yoga on the Urban Meadow for National Meadows Day

Cancelled
2 July 2022
9am
Suitability: 14+
Cost: £5 plus Eventbrite fees
Booking: Eventbrite
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Boy on high ropes course at St Fagans

Event: CoedLan – High Ropes at St Fagans

2–3, 9–10 & 16–17 July 2022
10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm and 4.15pm
Suitability: Participants must be at least 110cm tall
Cost: £15
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Exhibition: Tin Works

2 July–4 September 2022
Coming Soon
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Dance Days

9 & 10 July 2022
11am - 5pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: GRAFT Supper Night

14 July 2022
6.30pm
Suitability: All
Cost: £15pp
Booking: Book your place via Eventbrite
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Title image for Sgwrs Amgueddfa - Museum Talks on chalk board background

Digital Event: Museum Talk: | Archaeology of the Hoyle Caves near Tenby | English

14 July 2022
6pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Pay What You Can - Suggested Donation: £5
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A purple badge with a white fist in the centre. The words Gay Liberation Front around the edge in white text

Exhibition: Wales is...Proud

15 July 2022 – 5 March 2023
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Riverside Real Food Monthly Market

16 July 2022
10am - 3pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Boy on high ropes course at St Fagans

Event: CoedLan – High Ropes at St Fagans

20 July–4 September 2022
10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm and 4.15pm
Suitability: Participants must be at least 110cm tall
Cost: £15
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Digital Event: Talk: The Portable Antiquities Scheme in Wales

21 July 2022
6pm
Suitability: 12+
Cost: Pay what you can plus Eventbrite fees
Booking: Eventbrite
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Gallery

Event: Extra Time at the National Waterfront Museum

21 July–1 September 2022
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Trawsnewid Festival: Queer Drawing

23 July 2022
11am
Suitability: Young People & Adults
Cost: Free
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Event: Trawsnewid Festival: Gay Geek Cymru

23 July 2022
2pm
Suitability: Young People & Adults
Cost: Free
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Event: Trawsnewid Festival: The Art of Mangling

24 July 2022
11am
Suitability: Young People & Adults
Cost: Free
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Event: Trawsnewid Festival: Creating a Self-Portrait

24 July 2022
2pm
Suitability: Young People & Adults
Cost: Free
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Digital Event: Talk: Behind the Scenes of the Museum

26 July 2022
6pm
Suitability: 12+
Cost: Pay what you can plus Eventbrite fees
Booking: Eventbrite
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Event: Celtic Pottery Family Day

27 July 2022
10am - 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: To make a pot costs £1 per person
Booking: Drop in
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Event: '2040' Film Screening and Exhibition Viewing

28 July 2022
Suitability: PG
Cost: General Admission - £15 plus Eventbrite fees, Concessions - £11 plus Eventbrite fees, Under 16s - £5 plus Eventbrite fees
Booking: Eventbrite
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Event: Trawsnewid Festival: Felt Good Banner Workshop

30 July 2022
11am
Suitability: Young People & Adults
Cost: Free
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Event: Trawsnewid Festival Closing Party! + Film screenings

30 July 2022
5 - 9pm
Suitability: Young People & Adults
Cost: Free
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Event: Trawsnewid Festival: Burlesque: The art of tease, sensuality, and self-expression

30 July 2022
2pm
Suitability: Age 16+
Cost: Free
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Event: National Play Day

3 August 2022
11am - 2pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Event: National Play Day - Quiet Hour

3 August 2022
10am - 11am
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition, with event title text

Talk: In Conversation: Lizzie Daly & Dan O'Neill

4 August 2022
7pm Online. From 6pm in the Museum
Suitability: 11+
Cost: Online: £5 + Eventbrite fees. In the Museum: £12/15 + Eventbrite fees
Booking: Eventbrite
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Event: St Fagans Museum Ghost Tours

5, 14, 18, 21 & 26 August 2022
5 & 14 - 9.30pm, 18, 21, 26 9pm
Suitability: 12+
Cost: £18.50
Booking: www.darkwalestours.co.uk
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Digital Event: Museum Sleepover: Natural World AT HOME

13 & 14 August 2022
2pm - 10am
Suitability: Families. Children aged 4-12
Cost: £5 + Eventbrite fees
Booking: Eventbrite
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Event: Pirate Party

14 August 2022
12 - 4pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Event: St Fagans Maker's Market

17–29 August 2022
10am - 5pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Riverside Real Food Monthly Market

20 August 2022
10am - 3pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Amgueddfa Cymru Food Festival 2022

10 & 11 September 2022
10am-6pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Talk: History and Heritage Fair

24 September 2022
10am - 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales

Digital Event: Open Meeting of the Board of Trustees

29 September 2022
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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Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales

Digital Event: Open Meeting of the Board of Trustees

15 December 2022
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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