Archetech Issue 31 2017 - Page 110

Protecting Welsh National Heritage At St Fagans Stuart Hicks from liquid waterproofing membranes specialist, Kemper System, discusses the roofing project at the ‘Gweithdy’, the latest addition to St Fagans National History Museum, Wales’s most popular heritage attraction. Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, is made up of seven museums across the country. Named after the village near Cardiff where it is located and set in the grounds of an Elizabethan castle, St Fagans National History Museum is one of these sites and was established in 1948 to chronicle Welsh lifestyle, culture and architecture. The open-air museum now attracts almost 600,000 v