STORIEL is the new name given to the Gwynedd Museum & Art Gallery, Bangor.   There is easy access to the collections of STORIEL and Bangor University which have been re-interpreted.


Opening times

Tuesday - Saturday - 11:00 - 5:00

Free entrance


Contact us

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There are a number of new facilities available at STORIEL as a result of a recent investment.

  • Art galleries
  • Museum Exhibitions
  • Communities Exhibition Space 
  • Shop
  • Learning Space
  • Meeting rooms ( To hire a room, e-mail: StorielRoomHire@gwynedd )
  • 2 parking space for blue badge holders
    Unfortunately we only provide parking for STORIEL staff, but there are car parks near by in Glanrafon and near Bangor Library.


Gift Vouchers

£10, £20 and £50 STORIEL gift vouchers are available. Pop in to buy some.

Terms and Conditions


What's On?

Open Art Exhibition April 21 - June 23, 2018

The annual Open Art exhibition is open to all artists over 16 who live or work in Wales. This year, applications are invited on a theme of 'Sea and Coast'

Artwork can be submitted in any media: painting, drawing, photography,textile, wood, clay, in 2D or 3D no larger than an overall size of A2 (420 x 594mm/16.5 x 23.4ins). Up to 2 works may be submitted by each artist.

The work should be submitted by: Monday 12 March, 2018.

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Terms and Guidlines

Creative Community Project

Storiel wishes to commission an individual or arts body to work on a community arts project, working closely with the community.

It will include a series of preliminary activities and/or events to gather ideas towards creating artwork/ works to be located at Storiel. The project will continue and be completed under between November 2017 and October 2018.

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