STORIEL (formerly known as the Gwynedd Museum & Art Gallery, Bangor) is located in the University City of Bangor. It is the county museum and gallery for Gwynedd and is one of two museums directly run by Gwynedd Council’s Economy and Community Department (Museum and Arts Service). It has an active programme of temporary exhibitions in the museum and gallery, special events and has a permanent display of museum collections relating to various aspects of life in Gwynedd through the ages. It also has a gift shop selling art and crafts.
Tel: 01248 353 368
Tuesday to Saturday 11 – 5
Pre-arranged group and school visits can be arranged out of normal hours.
We offer room hire. Ask for hire prices.
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Arriving at the Museum and Gallery
The nearest railway station is Bangor located on Holyhead Road, (LL57 1LZ) which is approximately a 10 minute walk away. Taxis are normally available at the station. There is an NCP car park located at the Station. For further station information about the station, follow this link.
The nearest bus stop is located on Ffordd Gwynedd, c.200 metres away from our main entrance. For online information for public transport, follow this link.
There are two disabled parking bays located outside our main entrance. There is a distance of c.25 metres to our main entrance.
The museum and gallery does not have ANY dedicated public parking. There are a number of public car parks nearby. They include;
Deiniol Shopping Centre Multi-Storey Car Park (located 200m from our main entrance). This has 120 spaces, 7 disabled spaces.
Gwynedd Council Car Park Pay and Display (called Canondy) located between the library and the museum on Ffordd Gwynedd. 38 Spaces, 2 disabled spaces. Short term. Open 24hours but there is a height restriction. Here is a link to other Gwynedd Council run car parks within Bangor;
Here is a link to all car parks in Bangor;
We are located just off the Lon Las Menai cycle route. We have four dedicated bike rails that can accommodate up to 8 bikes. They are located close to the main entrance. We cannot guarantee the security of the bike while on our premises.