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St Fagans National Museum of History

St Fagans, Cardiff CF5 6XB, Wales
+44 29 2057 3500
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Christmas Evening

Excellent evening for everyone wanting to get into the festive spirit! For all ages. Craft stalls... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Neal W
Cardiff, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely place

I have been taking my children here for years and it’s a bit of a Christmas tradition now. Would... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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A large, living open-air museum chronicling the last 500 years of Welsh history: fun, interactive exhibits make this a popular family destination.
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  • Average4%
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St Fagans, Cardiff CF5 6XB, Wales
+44 29 2057 3500
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent evening for everyone wanting to get into the festive spirit! For all ages. Craft stalls of high quality.

Thank Neal W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have been taking my children here for years and it’s a bit of a Christmas tradition now. Would highly recommend the cheese bread

Thank Gareth001676
Reviewed 3 days ago

Incredibly interesting. Dozens of buildings presenting a vivid image of what living in Wales was like in centuries past — from general stores to blacksmith shops to the humble, spartan farm homes. A must see for anyone visiting Cardiff. Should plan for a minimum of...More

Thank rnldarl2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A walk through Welsh history and culture. A mix of buildings showing history and architectural design from around the country. Including stately homes, churches, school, blacksmiths, baker's, minings legacy, farm buildings; all set in a fabulous landscape. Just £5 to park and free to enter...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 5 days ago

My Grandchildren just loved it! One criticism the café didn't have good selection for dairy free products and the sandwiches weren't very nice. Suggest you take your own picnic

Thank zumba_11
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited here with our children. Extremely lovely place to be! Beautiful surroundings, very educational too! Staff on hand and helpful! Will defiantly return. Pack a good lunch box and pay for car parking and stay all day! Carnt go wrong!

Thank Lynettematthew
Reviewed 6 days ago

We walked outside for hours. Although cold there were lots of fires burning in the various building which helped us warm up. So interesting I will be going back in the summer. Lots more things in progress too which is something to look forward to....More

Thank Lisa_Ade_271016
Reviewed 1 week ago

This outdoor museum is an amazing place. You wander round and see buildings from all over Wales lovingly reassembled. No cost (apart from parking), and there are places to eat, or just take a picnic. Choose a nice day, and just wander. A jewel in...More

Thank kenstrachan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited St Fagans for the first time in over 20 years for the Christmas nights event this week. The buildings were impressively lit up and around the grounds were events taking place such as wreath making, carol singing and a choir. The only downside...More

Thank browny2004
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Over the years I have been to St Fagins many times and have always loved it. My has it changed. Yes it's free to get in but thereafter, it's pay pay pay. I don't mind paying but the prices are outrageous. £9.00 for a bowl...More

Thank bombomCardiff
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Questions & Answers
22 September 2017|
Response from Hannah D | Reviewed this property |
St Fagans generally closes Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Years Day. They currently have their Christmas events advertised on their website.
20 August 2017|
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Response from StFagans | Property representative |
An annual parking pass costs £25 and can be purchased from the Museum reception.
Eirwen A
17 June 2017|
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Response from StFagans | Property representative |
Hi Eirwen, dogs are allowed but must be kept on the lead. They aren't allowed in the historic buildings.