‘Do Welsh Museums Matter?’ David Anderson

Wednesday 1st December, 6pm-7pm
Faraday Lecture Theatre, Singleton Campus, Swansea University
Free event but ticket required. Click here to book.

This year’s Richard Burton Annual Lecture will be delivered by David Anderson, Director General National Museum Wales.

David Anderson has been Director General of Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales since 2010. He began his career as a secondary school history teacher, and then became a museum educator. Alongside his roles in museums, he has written a UK Government report, ‘A Common Wealth: Museums in the Learning Age’ (1999) and created and co-chaired the Exhibition Road Cultural Group (2001 - 2008), a consortium of 20 cultural institutions in the South Kensington area of London.

Previous Lectures


25 April 2013:  George W. S. Abbey Sr.

'Wales, America and the Space Race'

4 October 2011:  John McGrath

‘From Blackwood to Brecon to Port Talbot’s Passion: The National Theatre Wales journey’