Community Learning

Wood carving workshop
Carving a heart in wood
Woam holding leather pouch
Children gardening

At St Fagans there are many ways you can take part in learning as a group. Whether you’d like to come to explore the Open Air Museum, learn a new skill or spend time discovering the stories told through the wonderful objects displayed in the galleries, there is something for you!

Take a look at the options below and contact our bookings team to build your own Community Learning visit:

*Please note, certain activities are chargeable depending on the group type. Lunches and refreshments are not provided. All workshops and tours are subject to availability. A minimum of 2 weeks’ notice is required for all bookings.

Option 1 Option 2 Option 3

One off workshop/tour
(am or pm slot, subject to availability)

Half day offer
(am or pm slot, subject to availability)

Full day offer (10.30 to 3pm)

1 hour craft taster workshop

30 minute site/gallery tour

1 hour craft taster workshop
Break included

30 minute site /gallery tour

1 hour free time/self-led activities
(E.g. history trail, wellbeing walks, Llwybrau Llafar Welsh Learners Resources, ESOL resources).

30 minute site / gallery tour

1 hour lunch

Craft afternoon (up to a 2 hour workshop)

All pre-booked groups benefit from the following:

  • Free entry
  • 10% off in the museum cafe and restaurant on a minimum spend of £5 per person
  • 10% off in the museum shop on a minimum spend of £5 per person

Workshops and taster sessions could include, but are not limited to:

  • Textile crafts
  • Metal work
  • Leather work
  • Art workshops

Gallery Visits:

  • Life Is….Gallery
  • Wales Is….Gallery
  • Gweithdy Gallery

Site Tours/demonstrations:

  • Themed historic tours e.g. the Tudor Tour
  • The Castle and Gardens
  • Demo/talk with a Crafts Person (Blacksmith, Clog Maker, Miller, Weaver)
  • Seasonal tours e.g. nature walks/hedgerow bimble; lambing; pond dipping

Self-led resources:

See our community engagement pages for further information on what we can offer community groups and charities.