P-05-1086 Create a National Museum for Welsh Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic History and Heritage



This petition was submitted by Yasmin Begum having collected a total of 490 signatures.


Text of Petition:                     

We, the undersigned, petition Senedd Cymru to create a museum to celebrate Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Welsh history.


As part of the national establishment, we hope that the rich heritage of Tiger Bay will be preserved and offer a home for the Tiger Bay Archive.





This petition was considered completed by the Petitions Committee at its meeting on 11/07/2022.


The Committee considered the petition and noted that while there has been no progress in the finding a permanent home the collection, it is currently with Glamorgan Archives, and can still be viewed by members of the public. In light of this, there is little further that the Committee can do on the issue, therefore Members agreed to close the petition and thank the petitioner.


Full details of the consideration of this petition by the Committee and related documents can be seen on the Meetings tab above.

It was first considered by the Petitions Committee on 12/01/2021.



Senedd Constituency and Region

  • Cardiff West
  • South Wales Central


Further information



Business type: Petition

Reason considered: Senedd Business;

Status: For consideration

First published: 05/01/2021