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Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre

High Street | National Park Visitor Centre And Landscape Gallery, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, St Davids SA62 6NW, Wales
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Visited the Christmas craft fair

Spent an interesting Saturday morning ambling around the Christmas craft fair. I was impressed by... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Violet250951
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Interesting, frequently changing exhibition

Not too long for a quick trip, spend a happy hour or so looking at some Graham Sutherland... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Pam M M
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Fishguard, United Kingdom
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This free attraction is a Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Visitor Centre with an Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales Gallery. The sustainable building offers:- Artist in Residence Studio featuring local artists - Discovery Room for family activities and workshops - Visit Wales Tourist Information Centre - Cafe offering local produce and catering for all special diets- Tower exhibition space featuring community art projects. For details of what's on when, please visit our website.
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High Street | National Park Visitor Centre And Landscape Gallery, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, St Davids SA62 6NW, Wales
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Spent an interesting Saturday morning ambling around the Christmas craft fair. I was impressed by the diversity of crafts and the creativity of the stall holders. Although we didn't eat or drink anything, the food, coffee and mulled wine smelt divine

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Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed our event - dont forget to keep checking our website for future events. and activities - there is something happening all year round !

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Not too long for a quick trip, spend a happy hour or so looking at some Graham Sutherland paintings, and currently another artist. The visitor centre has good interesting locally produced items for sale. Lots of helpful staffMore

Thank Pam M M
Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Glad you enjoyed your visit - please keep checking our website for up coming events and activities. February 2018 will see us again welcoming a Tate exhibition, Le Passeur by William Stott of Oldham and associated works from National Museum Wales and different paintings form...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017

Situated not far from the Cathedral this modern building houses the visitor centre, gift shop, small art gallery, cafe and toilets. With outside seating, large car park (charges could apply) and small garden area. Staff were very helpful.

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Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Glad you enjoyed your visit - our gallery although small houses art from the National Museum wales and in 2018 from the Tate. Please keep checking our website for events and activities all the year round and changing exhibitions. Hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 14 October 2017

the visitor centre was built not long back and has a unique shape based on th esun. It's worth reading about the design of the buliding which houses a gallery and cafe. Going down the steps to the Graham sutherland and Sydney Nolan art -...More

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Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

I am glad you enjoyed your visit - please keep checking our website for events and activities all the year round.

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Go there for information on all that is going on in the area. Free wifi. Short film and helpful staff. Gallery of paintings. Lots of leaflets and books of the area.

Thank Anne M
Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you for your review - I am pleased that the staff were able to help,please keep checking our website for events and activities all the year round and our changing calendar of exhibitions. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 19 September 2017

The tourist information office is helpful with knowledgeable staff. The café is quite good. The art exhibition is small but interesting.More

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Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

I am glad you enjoyed your visit, although our art exhibition is small it does punch above its weight having hosted Constable - Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows in 2016 and will host Le Passeur (The Ferryman) William Stott of Oldham in 2018. Hopefully you...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

This attractively designed stone semi-circle is the kind of place like good airports one doesn't really notice as a building, just gain efficient use of. There's the shop, toilets, tourist information and it's in proximity to what must be the biggest car park in the...More

Thank Mike B
Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

I am glad you enjoyed your visit we close the main centre at 5pm and have to close the toilets earlier to allow time for cleaning and maintenance. I hope you visited all our exhibitions whilst you were here we are a Grade A gallery...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

An excellent visitor centre with extremely helpful and knowledgeable staff. Definitely the place to visit when arriving in the area to get information. Regular interesting exhibitions, when we visited there was a very good exhibition of Sutherland's paintings.More

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Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Glad you enjoyed your visit and our staff were able to help with your queries and make your visit enjoyable - we have a changing programme of exhibitions, events and activities so keep checking our website for what's on. In 2018 we will be welcoming...More

Reviewed 1 September 2017

Oriel Y Parc is an easily found land mark building as you enter St Davids from the Solva direction. A great gallery housing paintings by world famous Graham Sutherland. There are regular other displays in the gallery and much to interest you. Books, maps and...More

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Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

I am glad you enjoyed your visit - please keep checking our website for events and activities all the year round, and don't forget that our exhibitions change regularly so always plenty to see and do. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 29 August 2017

I think it's fair to say that this whole place has a bit of an indentity problem. It's advertised as a gallery and visitor centre but it's actually the tourist information centre of St Davids which we only found out by accident. The parking here...More

Thank Alan D
Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Just to clarify we are the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Information / Visitor Centre - we are a Grade A gallery in partnership with National Museum Wales and have world class exhibitions - 2016 - Constable Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows - 2018 - Le...More

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