St Fagans National History Museum

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One of Europe's biggest and most exciting open-air museums. Here you will find centuries of Welsh social history gathered together in 100 acres of beautiful countryside.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

Daily 10.00-17.00

Closed: 24-26 December, 1 January

Admission charges

Free Admission

Additional info

See website for details

Collection details

Agriculture, Archaeology, Architecture, Archives, Costume and Textiles, Industry, Social History, World Cultures

Key artists and exhibits

  • Highlights include St Fagans Castle, with its exquisitely restored rose garden, the Rhyd-y-car ironworkers' houses, each one furnished from a different period in history, and the 1950'5 pre-fab, the most recent addition to the site.
Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
19th century archive image of a Welsh family outside their farmhouse

St Fagans Late Museum Ghost Walk

  • 13 May 2016 10pm-12am

Explore St Fagans National History Museum from a completely different angle.

Hear true tales of ghostly encounters in the historic buildings of this park. Also, hear of Welsh superstitions about death, mourning, and ghosts, and discover why Wales could be the world's most haunted country!

This is a "no-nonsense, no gimmicks" faithfully researched and delivered torch-lit tour of the museum grounds and buildings, to the very spots where inexplicable things have been repeatedly seen, heard and felt over the years.

The tours are delivered through a partnership between St Fagans National History Museum and Cardiff History and Hauntings.

Spaces are limited and all tickets must be purchased in advance

For more information and booking, please go to the Cardiff History and Hauntings website:

www.cardiffhistory.co.uk

Suitable for

  • 14-15
  • 16-17
  • 18+

Admission

£15 per ticket (under 18's must be with an adult)

Website

http://www.museumwales.ac.uk/stfagans/whatson/8086/St-Fagans-Late-Museum-Ghost-Walk/

19th century archive image of a Welsh family outside their farmhouse

St Fagans Museum Ghost Walk

  • 14 May 2016 8:45-10:45pm

Explore St Fagans National History Museum from a completely different angle.

Hear true tales of ghostly encounters in the historic buildings of this park. Also, hear of Welsh superstitions about death, mourning, and ghosts, and discover why Wales could be the world's most haunted country!

This is a "no-nonsense, no gimmicks" faithfully researched and delivered torch-lit tour of the museum grounds and buildings, to the very spots where inexplicable things have been repeatedly seen, heard and felt over the years.

The tours are delivered through a partnership between St Fagans National History Museum and Cardiff History and Hauntings.

Spaces are limited and all tickets must be purchased in advance

For more information and booking, please go to the Cardiff History and Hauntings website:

www.cardiffhistory.co.uk

Suitable for

  • 14-15
  • 18+
  • 16-17

Admission

£15 per ticket (under 18's must be with an adult)

Website

http://www.museumwales.ac.uk/stfagans/whatson/8025/St-Fagans-Museum-Ghost-Walk/

St Fagans National History Museum
St Fagans
Cardiff
Vale of Glamorgan
CF5 6XB
Wales

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Website

www.museumwales.ac.uk/en/stfagans

E-mail

post@museumwales.ac.uk

Telephone

(029) 2057 3500

Fax

(029) 2057 3490

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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