Discover iconic objects from Wales’ top Olympians and Paralympians in this new display to mark the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics.
A new display showcasing objects from Wales’ top Olympians and Paralympians will open at St Fagans National Museum of History from today (23 July) to mark the beginning of the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics.
Explore the stories of some of Wales’ greatest sportspeople including Paulo Radmilovic, Wales’ most successful Olympian, Irene Steer, the first Welsh woman to win a gold medal, and Lynn Davies who won gold in the long jump at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.
This is a partnership exhibition between Amgueddfa Cymru-Museum Wales and Welsh Sports Hall of Fame.
[Lynn Davies’ Olympic gold medal, Tokyo 1964 pictured above]