STORIEL is now open!

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.

Exhibitions Programme 2016


Opening times

Tuesday - Saturday - 11:00-5:00

Free entrance


Contact us

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  • STORIEL Ffordd Gwynedd,
    Gwynedd,LL57 1DT
  • Phone:01248 353 368
  • E-mail:
  • STORIEL's facebook page
  • STORIEL's English twitter account
  • STORIEL's instagram account







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
  • 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.

What's on?

Favourite Things from the University Collection - 20.02.16 - 03.09.16

A selection of favourite things chosen by the University staff and volunteers who have been involved with the varied collections during the past year.

Launch: 20 February 2016


Open Art Competition 2016

The annual Open Art exhibition is open to all artists over 16 who live or work in Wales. Thisyear applications are invited on a theme of a postcard, ‘Send us a Postcard’. Artwork in anymedia are welcomed (painting, drawing, photography, textile, wood, clay) and any 2D or 3Dformat no larger than an overall size of A5 (14.8 x 21 cm). A panel of selectors will decide onthe final exhibition with a Selector’s Prize being awarded. The public are able to vote for theirfavourite work with a People’s Choice prize, donated by Friends of STORIEL, being awarded atthe end of the exhibition.

Open Art with Selector’s Prize £300. People’s Choice Prize £100.

Submissions were required on 17th March.


Contact us for further details.  

Phone: 01248 353 368