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Welsh National Museum and Gallery

The art collection at the National Museum Cardiff 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.
 
Discover the secrets of our ancestors from the Neanderthals a quarter of a million years ago. Everyday objects and beautiful artefacts tell the stories of people in Wales and explore our links with the past.
 
Follow Wales’s amazing journey from the very beginning of time to the present day. The story begins in space with the Big Bang and takes you on a 4,600 million-year journey, bringing you face to face with dinosaurs and woolly mammoths. Find out how life evolved in Wales and which dinosaurs roamed the land.
 
Discover the diverse natural history of Wales on this expedition, which begins at the seashore and ends in the mountains. Experience some of the unique environments that make Wales home to over 900 Sites of Special Scientific Interest.

Welsh National Museum and Gallery Address:
National Museum Cardiff
Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NP
Wales, UK

Welsh National Museum and Gallery Opening Times:
Open 10.00am – 5.00pm, Tuesday – Sunday

Welsh National Museum and Gallery Admission:
Free
 
T  +44 (0)29 2039 7951
 

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