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Celebrate Black History Wales at St Fagans

22 September 2022

Celebrations to launch Black History Wales will take place at St Fagans National Museum of History on Saturday 1 October 2022 11.15am-5pm.

 

Amgueddfa Cymru in partnership with Race Council Cymru mark the celebrations with a day of events on the theme of Young People, the Time is Now! 

Champions of Knitwear

21 September 2022

A jumper, specially knitted by knitting and creative workshop group Twin Made, presented to WWE Superstar Drew McIntyre at the “Clash at the Castle” event at the Principality Stadium, Cardiff on 3 September will be on display at the National Wool Museum until 3 November, 2022. 

 

 

The Passing of Her Majesty The Queen

8 September 2022

As one of Wales's national institutions which holds a Royal Charter, we send our sincerest condolences to the Royal family on the passing of Her Majesty the Queen.

We have lowered our flags as a mark of respect and will fondly remember the visits by Her Majesty to our museums over the years. Read the Welsh Government's statement here.”


 

Amgueddfa Cymru Food Festival returns to St Fagans

6 September 2022

A host of musical talent has been announced to perform at the Amgueddfa Cymru Food Festival which is set to return to St Fagans National Museum of History on 10 and 11 September. 

Clearing the DJ decks and celebrating the best of Welsh Hip-hop

25 August 2022

Amgueddfa Cymru – Museum Wales wants your hip-hop items for a new exhibition

Keeping Welsh Wool Alive - Amgueddfa Cymru - Museum Wales acquires Melin Teifi

17 August 2022

Amgueddfa Cymru is delighted to announce it will be welcoming the acquisition of Melin Teifi’s fantastic array of machinery when Melin Teifi close their doors after 40 years of traditional weaving.

 

Summer of Fun Festival for young people and families in Welsh Museums over the summer holidays!

3 August 2022

From clog dancing and traditional games to creative workshops and amazing performances – there’s a whole host of activities for young people and families to enjoy at Amgueddfa Cymru – Museum Wales’ seven museums over the summer holidays as it takes part in the Summer of Fun Festival!

Reframing Picton: New artworks go on display at National Museum Cardiff alongside re-interpreted portrait of Thomas Picton

1 August 2022

Today (1 August) Reframing Picton, a community-led exhibition opens at National Museum Cardiff.

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