National Waterfront Museum
- Telephone 02920 573600
- Website www.museumwales.ac.uk
There are 20 events at this location
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3D Space Show
Join AstroCymru for this lively, hands-on science spectacle that will take you on journey around our solar system and beyond.
Festive Film: The Nightmare Before Christmas 3D
The Nightmare Before Christmas jumps off the screen in jaw-dropping splendour in this 3D adventure.
Heritage, Protection and Military Necessity
Join Dr Nigel Pollard (Swansea University) for this fascinating talk as he examine the Monuments Men and the allied bombing of Pompeii from August to September 1943.
Lazy Crafternoons: Upcycled Shopping Bag
Upcycle used curtains and t-shirts then transform them into a bespoke stylish shopping or shoulder bag.
Mari Lwyd Puppets
Celebrate this unusual ancient Welsh winter custom that includes a horse’s skull by making your own quirky Mari Lwyd puppet.
Delicious fresh food and beautiful hand crafted goods, the Marina Market takes place in Dylan Thomas Square, right next to the Museum.
Munitionettes and Canary Girls
Women were recruited to work in the munitions factories during the First World War. They were nicknamed Munitionettes or Canary Girls. The work in these factories was heavy and dangerous. Even though the job was hazardous the women had a new found freedom both in and out of the factories.
Fri 9 Dec
Sat 10 Dec
Nelson: his life and legacy
A talk in memory of Sid Kidwell, Citizen Historian. With Dr Leighton James.
Out of the Darkness
Join Andrew Lound as he traces the history of the discovery of Pluto, and the exploration of this distant world by the New Horizons spacecraft.
Oxford Model Cars
Discover the story behind the Swansea company Oxford Diecast. From cars to tractors and planes, find out how these fantastic models are made. See if you can pick your favourite from the many examples on display.
Pirate Ship’s Surgeon
Meet our ship’s surgeon to hear gory tales from the high seas.
As we celebrate the Year of Legends,go pirate crazy this weekend with:
Santes Dwynwen – Love Bugs
Drop in to make a cute love bug to celebrate this ancient Welsh love tradition.
Sat 21 Jan 2017
Sit back, relax and listen or get involved in the discussion and debate.
Thrifty Kids: Recycled Milk Carton Elephant
Decorate an old plastic milk bottle to turn it into a super cute elephant friend.
Sat 14 Jan 2017
Toddler Time Monthly Movies: The Gruffalo’s Child (U: 2011)
Enjoy a free, fun movie screening each month exclusively for preschool children and their parents or carers.
Wed 4 Jan 2017
- 103 min
- Directed by: Andrew Stanton
- Cast: Ben Burtt, Elissa Knight, Jeff Garlin, Fred Willard, John Ratzenberger, Kathy Najimy, Sigourney Weaver, MacInTalk
Inspired by sci-fi classics from the 1960s and 70s, Pixar have created a post-apocalyptic story set in a future in which the Earth has been abandoned by humankind, where a solitary robot named WALL-E executes his now pointless trash collecting programme. At its heart this is a very sweet romantic comedy, and that's what…
Waste Not! Want Not!
From rag rugs and dust in the Victorian era, to ‘Make Do and Mend’ during the Second World War, recycling has always been around in one form or another. Here you can see some amazing and practical objects made in countries all over the World, including Wales. Discover the journey your household rubbish takes after it has…
When Dai Became Tommy
Welsh soldiers fought on every battlefield on which British forces were engaged. Wherever Welsh soldiers fought, there were miners amongst them. A lot of them served as Tunnellers on the Western Front. These miners fought their own private war under, rather than in the trenches.