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St. Fagans: National History Museum

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Address: St Fagans | Cardiff, Cardiff CF5 6XB, Wales
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+44 29 2057 3500
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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A large, living museum chronicling the last 500 years of Welsh history:...

A large, living museum chronicling the last 500 years of Welsh history: fun, interactive exhibits make this a popular family destination.

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Welsh multicultural life

Museum is being redone at present when new galleries open it will showcase multiculturalism of South Wales in addition to Welsh history. There is plenty for children ( young and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Bridgend, Wales
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Bridgend, Wales
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Museum is being redone at present when new galleries open it will showcase multiculturalism of South Wales in addition to Welsh history. There is plenty for children ( young and old) as well as many outdoor facilities.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just off the motorway FREE!! and lovely place for the family, lots to do great food and lovely gardens. Kid are more than catered for .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

this is a wonderful day out for the whole family its very educational and its so nice to see how the Welsh people used to live

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is one of the most interesting museums ever! Open air, well laid out, Wales through history. We loved it! And it's free! Thanks Tony Blair!

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Thank GreenMan54
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great for young and old,wheeelchair friendly,hope they do not read this but why on earth dont they charge.Best free day out anywhere.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have visited St Fagans many times. It is a great place to take visitors. The staff are always happy to help. They have a vast knowledge and are always on hand if you need them. If you have problems walking long distances they have carts available with a guide that will take you around the

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

good day out takes you back in time with the building's and how people use to live. if you got the weather you could take a picnic there are places where you can purchase something to eat but maybe pricey if you got a family. car parking facilities which you have to pay for nice day out for all the... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Absolutely amazing day out for everyone of all ages. I've visited since a child and whenever I find myself back in Wales or I bring guests this is a spot I always have to bring them to.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are in south Wales you must visit this.as well as a historic Elizabethan mansion house and massive indoor museum are dozens of buildings moved brick by brick from their original sites including school ,chapel,cock pit,tannery ,toll house miners hall plus lots of ours.free entry as well.Its got to be the best tourist attraction in the UK.You will need... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have been to visit on many occasions and found that it is continuously changing, if you want to see what life was like in the past , then there is no better place to visit, a wonder through the old tenements with give you a glimpse into the past and how our grandparents lived ,and also the different types... More 

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