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Cardiff Story Museum celebrates second birthday

Cardiff Story Museum celebrates second birthday
March 27, 2013 No Comments »

The Cardiff Story Museum will celebrate its second birthday on April 1 with a weekend of events over the Easter break. The museum has welcomed hundreds of thousands of visitors from Cardiff, Wales and further afield since it opened on ... Read More »

Cardiff Children’s Literature Festival launches

Cardiff Children’s Literature Festival launches
March 21, 2013 2 Comments »

Cardiff will be filled with daring dragons, rainbow fairies and extraordinary aliens as the city hosts its first festival of children’s literature this weekend. The Cardiff Children’s Literature Festival, which will welcome best-selling children’s authors to the capital, was launched ... Read More »

Ton-Yr-Ywen Primary School takes over the Cardiff Story

Ton-Yr-Ywen Primary School takes over the Cardiff Story
November 20, 2012 No Comments »

Visitors to the Cardiff Story museum were greeted by mini tour guides today as one city primary school took over the attraction. Thirty-five pupils from Ton-Yr-Ywen Primary School’s history club spent the day at the museum in Cardiff city centre ... Read More »

Cardiff Story museum looks back at public healthcare in the Welsh capital

Cardiff Story museum looks back at public healthcare in the Welsh capital
November 12, 2012 No Comments »

The Cardiff Story Museum has launched a new series of “reminiscence” events, with the first session taking participants down memory lane as they discussed the history of healthcare in Cardiff. The museum has introduced the monthly sessions to encourage people ... Read More »

The Cardiff Story launches new ‘reminiscence sessions’

The Cardiff Story launches new ‘reminiscence sessions’
November 5, 2012 No Comments »

The Cardiff Story Museum is launching a new monthly session encouraging people to talk about their memories of Cardiff. The reminiscence event will be held on the first Wednesday of every month, with each session exploring a different topic in ... Read More »

Celebrating 150 years of Cardiff’s libraries

Celebrating 150 years of Cardiff’s libraries
September 24, 2012 No Comments »

The Cardiff Story Museum will celebrate 150 years of the city’s libraries this weekend, with talks and tours of the building which housed the capital’s first public library. The old library in The Hayes, where the Cardiff Story is now ... Read More »

Deafblind Cymru opens new exhibition at the Cardiff Story

Deafblind Cymru opens new exhibition at the Cardiff Story
August 31, 2012 No Comments »

The Cardiff Story’s latest city showcase will open this weekend, with the exhibition space being taken over for the next three months by Deafblind Cymru. The showcase, which opens on Saturday, will explore different areas of the charity’s work as ... Read More »

Gypsy and Traveller history exhibition officially launched

Gypsy and Traveller history exhibition officially launched
June 15, 2012 1 Comment »

An exhibition celebrating the history of the Gypsy and Traveller communities in Cardiff was given its official launch today, with organisers hoping it will tackle stereotypes and build a better understanding of Gypsy culture. “Pots n Pans: A Cardiff Gypsy ... Read More »

Review: The Cardiff Sessions at The Cardiff Story

Review: The Cardiff Sessions at The Cardiff Story
June 13, 2012 No Comments »

On May 18, The Cardiff Story Museum hosted an evening of live music by local performers called The Cardiff Sessions. Here guest blogger Jim Groves reviews the night. There’s always something special about seeing live music in unusual locations. Cardiff ... Read More »

History of Cardiff’s Gypsy and traveller communities explored in new exhibition

History of Cardiff’s Gypsy and traveller communities explored in new exhibition
May 30, 2012 2 Comments »

A new exhibition looking at the history of Gypsy and traveller communities in Cardiff will open at the Cardiff Story museum on Friday. “Pots n Pans: A Cardiff Gypsy and Traveller Way of Life” has been organised by The Romani ... Read More »