Re-opening the Museum

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I bring a picnic?

Yes, you are welcome to bring a picnic to the Museum.

Can I bring my dog?

Dogs are welcome but please note that they must be kept on a SHORT lead at all times.

Note only Assistance Dogs are allowed into the buildings and galleries.

Are the toilets and baby changing facilities open?

Our toilets and baby changing facilities remain open. We are putting in place an enhanced cleaning regime for such spaces and will limit the number of people who can use such facilities at any one time.

Are the historic buildings open?

Your experience at St Fagans will be different from what we can normally offer and only some of the historic buildings will be open for you to explore.

On-site Refreshments

A variety of hot and cold drinks, snacks, sandwiches and cakes will be available to purchase on the day of your visit, please check what is open on arrival. Card payments only.

Why do I have to pay for car parking?

There has been paid for car parking at National Musuem Cardiff, St Fagans National Museum of History and at Big Pit National Coal Museum for many years, and this will continue. We are a charity and every penny we raise from our car parks supports our work with communities across Wales.

Will the high ropes course be open?

CoedLan is open on weekends, bank holidays and school holidays.