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History comes alive.

Advantages: Free, lots to see, great for all ages.
Disadvantages: Lots of walking.

...St Fagans is an open air museum and was opened on 1 July 1948. The museum has over forty original buildings, moved from various parts of Wales and re-erected to show how the people of Wales lived, worked and spent their leisure time over the last five hun ...

LUNAH_C 13.08.2006 ˇ Read full review
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Review of Museum Of Welsh Life, Cardiff

Diamond review  Probably the best history in Wales

Advantages: Free entry, good public transport links, plenty to do
Disadvantages: Hordes of schoolchildren in term time, not all parts have wheelchair access

...best way to start off this review is to actually say what St Fagans is. Well, it is a village about four miles north of Cardiff, which also lends its name to one of the National Museums of Wales - in this case, the Museum of Welsh Life. As I ...

Collingwood21 03.10.2002 ˇ Read full review
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Review of Museum Of Welsh Life, Cardiff

Welsh History in a Stunning Location

Advantages: Plenty to see and do - beautiful scenery
Disadvantages: Limited accessibility in places

---LOCATION AND ACCESSIBILITY--- The Museum of Welsh Life is to be found on the outskirts of Cardiff, about 4 miles from the city centre in a village called St Fagans. Take Junction 33 off the M4 to the A4232, and follow the signposts - turn left just ...

Serenfach 26.06.2006 ˇ Read full review
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A Great Day Out

Advantages: Fun. Educational. History.
Disadvantages: Poor food at the cafe. Gets busy at times

Two years ago my daughter and I had a thoroughly enjoyable 3day/2 night stay in the fine city of Cardiff. We had a package at the elegant Angel Hotel in the city centre which included breakfast and an evening meal and our major problem was how to fit ...

ashford 27.05.2001 ˇ Read full review
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St Fagan's Museum - a unique experience (Update)

Advantages: Currently free entry, A full day out, constantly updating exhibits..
Disadvantages: Not good for a rainy day

I visited St. Fagan's on 30th June and took my digi camera with me. I have added some pictures with short descriptions.. If you like seeing how country people lived out their lives from yester-year, you could do no better than pay a visit to St. Fagan ...

derek-j-a 01.05.2005 ˇ Read full review
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