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Client – St Fagans National History Museum

Location – Cardiff

Commission – Record Survey

Listed grade II, the Vulcan had become isolated in a site in central Cardiff indentified for development as offices.

The developer agreed to pay for the removal and rebuilding of the hotel at St Fagans Museum.


Acanthus Holden were commissioned following an open tender process. The brief required a 1:20 scale survey of the building as a record document and to allow the accurate reconstruction of the hotel at St. Fagans.

Acanthus Holden Architects Planners Pembroke Pembrokeshire Carmarthenshire Cardiganshire West Wales