Gwynedd Museum and Art Gallery

Gwynedd Museum and Art Gallery
Ffordd Gwynedd
LL57 1DT




01248 353368


01248 370 149

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View of outside of Gwynedd Museum & Art Gallery, Bangor
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Gwynedd Museum & Art Gallery boasts a collection formed since 1884 by Bangor University. Now run by Gwynedd Council, the Museum and Gallery is located near the cathedral in a Grade II listed building that was the Old Canonry dating to the 1870's. There is strong community involvement at the museum and an active Friends organisation.

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Opening hours

Tues - Fri 1230 - 1630
Sat 1030 - 1630

Closed: Sunday and Monday

Admission charges


Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Personalities, Social History

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Gwynedd Museums at Night

Noson yn yr Amgueddfa – An Evening in the Museum

  • 16 May 2014 6-8pm

Join us after hours at Gwynedd Museum and Art Gallery on the 16th of May - there will be something going on in every corner of the museum. There will be refreshments on arrival and live music in the gallery.

Poets Karen Owen and Ifor ap Glyn will be giving readings and discussing collections in the museum. The Curator will be anwering questions and you will have the opportunity to handle objects from the collection and take part in hands on activities for children and families.

Suitable for

  • Any age
  • Family friendly


  • Welsh