What's On

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Exhibitions

Events and Talks

Caerleon App English

Event: Caerleon Discovery App

National Roman Legion Museum
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: Family of Miners Exhibition

Big Pit National Coal Museum
1 September 2017 – 30 June 2020
9.30am-5pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Paned a Phapur

National Wool Museum
Every other Thursday
12-1pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
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Event: Virtual Reality Experience

Big Pit National Coal Museum
2 April 2019 – 2 April 2022
9.30am-5pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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National Museum Cardiff Drawing Group

Event: Drop in and Draw

National Museum Cardiff
Cancelled
Every Tuesday
1pm - 2.30pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Meet in the Main Hall by the front desk
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Exhibition: The Fossil Swamp

National Museum Cardiff
Postponed
18 May 2019 – 17 May 2021
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Exhibition: Yama - The mining art of Sakubei Yamamoto

Big Pit National Coal Museum
15 September 2019 – 30 September 2020
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Digi Dig 1926 Roman Discovery Trail

National Roman Legion Museum
16 September 2019 – 16 September 2020
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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A photograph of a man looking out towards the mountains while a woman reads the paper in a car

Exhibition: Photography Season

National Museum Cardiff
Postponed
26 October 2019 – 4 May 2020
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Quarry Incline: Mikey Jones

Exhibition: DINORWIG COLOURS by Mikey Jones

National Slate Museum
2 March–28 June 2020
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Course: Introduction to Geology

National Museum Cardiff
Postponed
5, 12, 19, 26 March & 2 April 2020
1pm - 4pm
Suitability: 18+
Cost: £75 - £90
Booking: www.eventbrite.co.uk
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Exhibition: Ysgol Pen-y-Bryn Dathlu Deg – Celebrate Ten

National Waterfront Museum
28 March–28 June 2020
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Little Mice Club – Springtime

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
3 April 2020
10.30am-12pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Event: Balloontastic Science show

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
4 April 2020
2pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Tickets £3.50 per child
Booking: Booking via Eventbrite
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Event: Dewch i Ganu – Come to Sing!

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
4 April 2020
11 am
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Event: Giant K’NEX Innovate Challenge

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
4–6 April 2020
12.30pm-3.30pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Event: Easter Movie: Frozen 2 (PG, 2019)

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
5 April 2020
2pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Event: The BIG Museum Easter Trail…After Hours Film Special!

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
9 April 2020
6pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Tickets: Children £7.50 Adults £4.50
Booking: Booking via Eventbrite
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Event: Easter Make & Take – Spring Masquerade

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
9–17 April 2020
12.30pm-3.30pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: The Big Museum Easter Trail

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
10–13 April 2020
10am - 3pm
Suitability: Families - Suitable for children age 4+
Cost: £3.50
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Event: Pre-loved Kilo Vintage Fair

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
11 April 2020
10am-5pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Easter Sunday Movie: How Green Was My Valley (U, 1941)

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
12 April 2020
2.30pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Event: Easter Monday Movie: Missing Link (PG, 2019)

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
13 April 2020
2.30pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Museum Sleepover - Dino Nights!

National Museum Cardiff
Cancelled
18 April 2020
5:30pm-9am
Suitability: Children aged 6 to 12 | Families
Cost: Adult: £50 - £60 | Child: £50 - £60
Booking: Advanced bookings required
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Talk: Treasure and Portable Antiquities

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
18 April 2020
11 am
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Event: Book Swap

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
18 & 19 April 2020
11am-4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Letterpress Bookmarks

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
18 & 19 April 2020
12.30pm-3.30pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Event: Meet the Innovators

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
19 April 2020
12pm-3pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Explore Books

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
21 & 28 April 2020
10.30am
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Booking required Tel: Local rate – (029) 2057 3600
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Event: Museum Matinée: Bonnie and Clyde (18, 1967)

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
24 April 2020
1.30pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
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Event: Ar Lafar - Welsh Learners Festival

National Wool Museum
Cancelled
25 April 2020
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Image: Dictionary page

Event: Ar Lafar: Welsh Learners’ Festival

St Fagans National Museum of History
Cancelled
25 April 2020
11am-4pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
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Event: Mx Wales

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
28 April 2020
7pm-10pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Event: GRAFT FILM NIGHT: The Garden (15, 1990)

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
29 April 2020
7pm-10pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Booking via Eventbrite
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Talk: Oriel Science Café

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
29 April 2020
7.30pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
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Event: Mini Rainbow Party!

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
1 May 2020
10.30pm-12.30pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Swansea PRIDE

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
2 May 2020
12pm-5pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Course: Course: Introduction to Blacksmithing

St Fagans National Museum of History
Cancelled
Saturday 2 May OR Sunday 3 May
10.30am-4.30pm
Suitability: 18+
Cost: £120 / £95 concession
Booking: Booking via Eventbrite
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Course: Course: Improve Your Photography

St Fagans National Museum of History
Cancelled
3 May 2020
10.30am-4pm
Suitability: 16+*
Cost: £80 / £65 concession
Booking: via Eventbrite
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Event: Explore Books

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
5, 12 & 19 May 2020
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Booking required Tel: Local rate – (029) 2057 3600
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Event: Dewch i Ganu – Come to Sing!

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
9 May 2020
11 am
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Talk: History and Heritage Fair

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
9 May 2020
11am- 4pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
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Event: Swansea Vintage & Makers Market

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
10 May 2020
10am-4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Talk: Wine Tasting Talk Evening: Island Wines

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
15 May 2020
7pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Tickets £15/£12.50 concessions.
Booking: Booking via Eventbrite
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Night Blowing Cactus

Course: Botanical Illustration

National Museum Cardiff
Cancelled
16 May 2020
10.30am-4pm
Suitability: 16+*
Cost: £55 | £45 concession
Booking: via Eventbrite
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Event: Penydarren - Full Steam Ahead

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
16 May 2020
12pm-3.30pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Talk: Florence Nightingale – A woman ahead of her time?

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
16 May 2020
11 am
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Event: Wales on Wheels

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
16 May 2020
11am- 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Course: Course: Introduction to Blacksmithing

St Fagans National Museum of History
Cancelled
Saturday 16 May OR Sunday 17 May
10.30am-4.30pm
Suitability: 18+
Cost: £120 / £95 concession
Booking: Booking via Eventbrite
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Image: Dyeing materials

Course: Introduction to Natural Dyeing

National Wool Museum
Cancelled
17 May 2020
10am-4pm
Suitability: 16+*
Cost: £65 | £55 concession
Booking: via Eventbrite
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Talk: Lunch Time Talk - The Scientific Foundations of Swansea University’

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
20 May 2020
2pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: GRAFT CRAFT: Beeswax Wraps

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
23–25 May 2020
10.30am, 12pm, 1.30pm & 3pm
Suitability: All
Cost: £4.00pp (non-participating, accompanying adults are free)
Booking: Booking via eventbrite
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Event: GRAFT CRAFT: Flower Power

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
26–28 May 2020
12.30-3.30pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Talk: Oriel Science Café

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
27 May 2020
7pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: GRAFT CRAFT: Make you own Natural Ink

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
29 & 30 May 2020
12.30pm- 3.30pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Wild pony colt. Cold tourists in the rain in the background. Brecon Beacons, Wales

Exhibition: David Hurn: Swaps

National Museum Cardiff
Postponed
30 May–27 September 2020
Coming Soon
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Farmageddon: A Shaun The Sheep Movie: (U, 2019)

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
31 May 2020
2pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: Drop in
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Event: Little Lambs

National Wool Museum
4 June 2020
10.30-12.00pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Event: St Fagans Craft Weekend

St Fagans National Museum of History
Cancelled
6 & 7 June 2020
10am - 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Charges apply for some activities
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Event: Vintage & Makers Market

National Wool Museum
20 June 2020
11-3pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Image: Coil basket

Course: Make a Basket with Sea Plastic

National Waterfront Museum
Cancelled
20 June 2020
10.30am-4.30pm
Suitability: 16+ *
Cost: £60 | £50 concession
Booking: via Eventbrite
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Event: St Fagans Real Food Market

St Fagans National Museum of History
Cancelled
20 June 2020
10am - 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Talk: Open Meeting of the Board of Trustees; St Davids, Pembrokeshire

National Museum Cardiff
25 June 2020
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: please register your attendance with Elaine Cabuts on tel: 02920 573204 or e-mail: elaine.cabuts@museumwales.ac.uk by 5pm 15 June 2020
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Event: Organ Recital

National Museum Cardiff
Cancelled
26 June 2020
1pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Little Lambs

National Wool Museum
2 July 2020
10.30-12.00pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Event: Gardens Walk and Talk: Summer

St Fagans National Museum of History
Cancelled
8 July 2020
11am
Suitability: Adults
Cost: £2
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Event: St Fagans Real Food Market

St Fagans National Museum of History
Cancelled
18 July 2020
10am - 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: St Fagans Makers Market

St Fagans National Museum of History
Cancelled
22 July–6 August 2020
10am - 5pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Scrappy Sheep

National Wool Museum
28 & 30 July 2020
12-3pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Image: Brown Long Eared Bat

Event: Bat Walk

St Fagans National Museum of History
Cancelled
29 July, 5, 12, 19 & 26 August 2020
Suitability: 8+
Cost: £6.50
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Event: Organ Recital

National Museum Cardiff
Cancelled
31 July 2020
1pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Little Lambs

National Wool Museum
6 August 2020
10.30-12.00pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Event: Scrappy Sheep

National Wool Museum
11 & 13 August 2020
12-3pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Event: St Fagans Real Food Market

St Fagans National Museum of History
Cancelled
15 August 2020
10am - 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Scrappy Sheep

National Wool Museum
25 & 27 August 2020
12-3pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Event: St Fagans Makers Market

St Fagans National Museum of History
Cancelled
25–31 August 2020
10am - 5pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Organ Recital

National Museum Cardiff
Cancelled
28 August 2020
1pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Little Lambs

National Wool Museum
3 September 2020
10.30-12.00pm
Suitability: Families
Cost: Free
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Event: Toddler Time

National Museum Cardiff
Every Friday
11am-4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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A person wearing a virtual reality headset

Event: Mission: Planet Earth

National Museum Cardiff
From 4 September 2020
Suitability: 10+ years
Cost: £10
Booking: Buy tickets on the day of your visit
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Event: Sketching St Fagans

St Fagans National Museum of History
7 September, 5 October, 2 November & 7 December 2020
1pm - 2.30pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: St Fagans Food Festival

St Fagans National Museum of History
12 & 13 September 2020
10am-6pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Image: Dye plants

Course: Natural Dyeing with Garden Plants

National Wool Museum
19 September 2020
10am-4pm
Suitability: 16+*
Cost: £65 | £55 concession
Booking: via Eventbrite
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Event: St Fagans Real Food Market

St Fagans National Museum of History
19 September 2020
10am - 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Course: Introduction to Blacksmithing

St Fagans National Museum of History
Fully booked
Saturday 19 September OR Sunday 20 September
10.30am-4.30pm
Suitability: 18+
Cost: £120 / £95 concession
Booking: via Eventbrite
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Image: Coil basket

Course: Make a Basket with Sea Plastic

St Fagans National Museum of History
20 September 2020
10.30am-4.30pm
Suitability: 16+ *
Cost: £60 | £50 concession
Booking: via Eventbrite
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Event: Queer Tours : LGBTQ+

National Museum Cardiff
20 September 2020
English: 11am, 1pm, 2pm | Welsh: 3pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
Booking: Eventbrite
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Talk: Open Meeting of the Board of Trustees

National Waterfront Museum
24 September 2020
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
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Event: Organ Recital

National Museum Cardiff
25 September 2020
1pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Image: patchwork

Event: Craft Session: Quilting

St Fagans National Museum of History
26 September, 17 October & 21 November 2020
10:30am - 12:30pm
Suitability: Adults
Cost: £5
Booking: Booking essential as places are limited.
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Course: Course: Seasons in the Garden - Autumn

St Fagans National Museum of History
29 September 2020
10.30am - 1pm
Suitability: 18+
Cost: £35 | £26
Booking: Eventbrite
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Event: St Fagans Real Food Market

St Fagans National Museum of History
17 October 2020
10am - 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: St Fagans Makers Market

St Fagans National Museum of History
24 October–1 November 2020
10am - 5pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Organ Recital

National Museum Cardiff
30 October 2020
1pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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image;autumn leaves

Event: Gardens Walk & Talk – Autumn

St Fagans National Museum of History
11 November 2020
11am
Suitability: Adults
Cost: £2
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Event: St Fagans Real Food Market

St Fagans National Museum of History
21 November 2020
10am - 4pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Event: Organ Recital

National Museum Cardiff
27 November 2020
1pm
Suitability: All
Cost: Free
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Talk: Open Meeting of the Board of Trustees

St Fagans National Museum of History
10 December 2020
10.30 - 1.00
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
Booking: Please register your attendance with Elaine Cabuts on tel: 02920 573204 or e-mail: elaine.cabuts@museumwales.ac.uk by 5pm 1 December 2019
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