Cardiff Museum

        Opening Times

 

10.00am - 5.00pm Tuesday-Sunday.

Galleries close at 4:45pm.

Open Most Bank Holiday Mondays.

 

Children under 11 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

 

               FREE ENTRY

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Although this is not the oldest of Amgueddfa Cymru’s buildings, this is the first location of the National Museum of Wales, officially opened in 1927.Situated in the heart of Cardiff’s elegant civic centre, today it houses Wales’s national archaeology, art, geology and natural history collections as well as major touring and temporary exhibitions.

Explore the Natural History of Wales, through woodlands and to the seashores in the Natural History galleries.

There are designated parking bays for Blue Badge holders to the rear of the Visitor Car Park, access via Museum Avenue. Blue Badge holders are entitled to free parking – please take your blue badge to the Museum shop to obtain an exit token. There is a level access path to and from the Visitor Car Park via Park Place and Museum Avenue. There are also designated disabled parking bays in front of the Museum on Gorsedd Gardens Road.

The entrance to the Museum for wheelchair users and families with pushchairs is via a self operated glass lift to the right of the front steps of the Museum. In the event that this lift is out of order, alternative access is available at the gate to the left of the Museum steps by pressing the intercom for assistance.

There is wheelchair access to all galleries. Most galleries can be visited independently, but lifts to some galleries must be operated by a Museum Assistant for security reasons.

There's plenty for families and children to enjoy at National Museum Cardiff, whenever you visit and whatever your interests!

 

The art collection is one of Europe's finest. Five hundred years of magnificent paintings, drawings, sculpture, silver and ceramics from Wales and across the world, including one of Europe's best collections of Impressionist works.

 

 

There's plenty for families and children to enjoy at National Museum Cardiff, whenever you visit and whatever your interests!

                               

                            Facilities

The Museum Shop, Coffee Shop and Oriel Restaurant are accessible to wheelchair users.

Accessible toilets are situated in the Oriel Restaurant

Baby changing facilities are situated in the Oriel Restaurant.

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