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Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre

Closes in 25 min: 09:30 - 17:00
Open today: 09:30 - 17:00
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A gallery and visitor centre that punches above its weight

I always stop at Oriel y Parc when I'm in St David's. Thanks to an arrangement with the Tate and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
drls2018
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The Best

This was an amazing gift shop with exactly what I had been looking for. We went back twice & they... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Carol K
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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...more
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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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All reviewsgraham sutherlandtourist informationhelpful staffarts and craftsattractive buildinggreat introductioninteresting artgift shoplocal artistslocal areawelsh cakescoffee and cakefor saleon displaywell worth a visitgreat coffeegreat cafe
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Reviewed yesterday

we visited the art gallery and decided to eat at the cafe but where very disappointed to see that it was heavily on the side of burgers and chips. We may have found something that appealed had we been able to access the counter but...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I always stop at Oriel y Parc when I'm in St David's. Thanks to an arrangement with the Tate and the national museum of Wales, they always have a good display of art set in its context, often to complement the gallery's standing collection of...More

Thank drls2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I might be missing something given the other rave reviews, but in our brief visit, this seems to be a nice but basic gift shop, a small gallery and a cafe. Cafe seemed popular and admittedly we didn't eat there so it could have been...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was an amazing gift shop with exactly what I had been looking for. We went back twice & they were so friendly & helpful each time. They were just wonderful.

Thank Carol K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Characterful attraction - interesting modern Scottish artist - forgotten his name. Cafe was good for omnivores and vegans alike. Recommended.More

Thank Sm0ky
OrielParc, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your visit - please keep checking our website we hold events and activities all the year round and have an ever changing programme of exhibitions - hopefully see you again soon. Our café is a franchise - I will let them...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The food is very good here but they didn’t give us our chips with our order, when they came they gave us extra, and a complimentary drinkMore

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OrielParc, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Our café is a franchise - I will let them know how pleased you were with the offer. Hopefully you made use of the Visitor Centre next door and had time to visit our gallery with an exhibition from the Tate / NMW this summer...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

In my book and as a professional artist I feel art is for sharing and learning. Taking away images to inspire is part of the experience and when the art is of such excellence as shown in the work of William Stott and contemporaries it...More

1  Thank Jo S
Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

I am sorry you were given the wrong information by a member of staff just returned for the Summer season........ Please come back and click away as much as you wish in respect of this work !

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on way to St David’s Peninsular wall and I was really impressed. The tourist information centre is pretty big with exhibition rooms (today there was a talk on keeping bees), information on the local area, a decent tourist shop, a large cafe and...More

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Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

So glad you enjoyed your visit - please keep checking our website we hold events and activities all the year round and have an ever changing programme of exhibitions - hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 28 July 2018

We spent a happy couple of hours sitting outside the cafe, first for morning coffee and then for lunch. The staff were friendly and helpful and the lunchtime crab sandwich was excellent as was the apricot slice.More

1  Thank Gill B
Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Our café is a franchise - I will let them know how pleased you were with the offer. Hopefully you made use of the Visitor Centre next door and had time to visit our gallery with an exhibition from the Tate / NMW this summer...More

Reviewed 21 July 2018

The gallery is well worth a visit. It was lovely to see an exhibition from the Tate and, what is more, it is free! Compared to Newlyn Gallery (which was a huge disappointment and expensive), this was a really good visit. We also picked up...More

Thank jus2neluke
Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit - please keep checking our website for events and activities there is something happening and ever changing exhibitions of arts and crafts all the year round. As you say our current exhibitions features work from the Tate through our relationship...More

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