|BUTETOWN HISTORY & ARTS CENTRE||Museums & Galleries|
|4 Dock Chambers, Bute Street, Cardiff, CF10 5AG|
Located on Bute Street, 2 minutes walk from Mermaid Quay. By Car: (West) M4 Junction 33 or (East) M4 Junction 29 following signs to Cardiff Bay. The Centre features exhibitions about Tiger Bay, Cardiff Bay and multi-cultural Britain.
These exhibitions draw upon BHAC's extensive image and sound archive, which has been developed with the active participation of the local community.
Take a look around our Diversity gallery where regular 2 month exhibitions are held featuring local and international artists.
The Centre also publishes books, runs an educational programme and serves as an intimate venue for music, poetry and other cultural events.
|RHONDDA HERITAGE PARK||Museums & Galleries|
|Lewis Merthyr Colliery, Coed Cae Road, Trehafod, Rhondda, Cynon Taff, CF37 7NP|
Discover the unique character of the world famous Rhondda Valleys through multimedia presentations, artefacts museum and visitor centre. With an ex-miner tour guide ride ''The Cage'' to ''Pit Bottom'', explore the underground workings and take a thrill ride back to the surface. FREE ADMISSION to the visitor centre, art gallery and restaurant. School visits and group bookings of 10+ welcome at all times by prior arrangement - special rates available. Visitors are advised to check tour availability prior to visiting.
|PONTYPRIDD MUSEUM||Museums & Galleries|
|Bridge Street, Pontypridd, CF37 4PE|
Pontypridd Museum is located in the historic Tabernacle Chapel at the north end of Taff Street, close to Pontypridd bus station and within walking distance of the train station. It tells the story of the vibrant town and its people through a variety of exhibits, archive film, historic objects and working models.
The museum also hosts temporary exhibitions and events throughout the year, including our ever popular model railway show in November. Entry to the museum is free.
Visitors to the area can also find out about other local attractions at our Tourist Information Point.
|NATIONAL MUSEUM CARDIFF||Museums & Galleries|
|Cathays Park, Cardiff, CF10 3NP|
Discover art, archaeology and the geological evolution of Wales in the heart of the capital's elegant civic centre.
See five hundred years of magnificent paintings, drawings, sculpture, silver and ceramics 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, with everyday objects and beautiful artefacts in the archaeology gallery Origins: in search of early Wales.
Take an amazing 4,600 million-year journey in Evolution of Wales, from the very beginning of time to the present day. Come face-to-face with dinosaurs and woolly mammoths.
|Tel: 029 20 397951|
|COSMESTON LAKES COUNTRY PARK & MEDIEVAL VILLAGE||Museums & Galleries|
|Penarth, South Glamorgan, CF6 5UY|
Cosmeston recreates the fascinating world of Medieval life.
The village, which is built around an authentic 12th century fortified manor, has been made to emulate life in the year 1350.
Actors in period costumes tell the tale of daily life long ago, and self-guided audio tours are also available.
Guided tours run daily at 12.00pm, 1.00pm, and 3.30pm.