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“Information Centre and Gallery Space”

Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre
Ranked #9 of 33 things to do in St Davids
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: 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.
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Lovely local crafts and pictures by local artists all the information you need for the surrounding area of St David's. I particularly enjoyed exploring all the little alley ways and walk ways around St David's during our stay to increase the amount I walked on certain days- picked up circular route ideas to walk the coast path on days that were less beach days- would recommend a visit.

Thank Dawn C
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Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your visit and our exhibitions - please keep checking our website for events and activities and exhibitions - hopefully see you again soon.

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

The staff here are simply the nicest and most helpful; just like everyone we met in St David's; They Booked our concert tickets on line for us and printed them too. nothing was too much trouble. The café serves great food and the shop has a good variety. Loads of leaflets and ideas for things to do. I do think you might make your selves a little more visible though.

Thank johniris
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Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

I am glad that you found our staff helpful and you enjoyed your visit - we aim to move the counter soon so hopefully that will make us more visible.
Keep an eye on our website for events and activities all the year round.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

If you come into St David's by car or bus, you probably pass this visitor centre without noticing it, which is a pity. It really needs to be closer to the centre, and I don't know the history behind the choice of location. It is a striking structure, though mostly hidden from view from the road. I walked up from the town especially to visit it, and found it almost deserted, with one person dusting shelves and another telling someone it was a pity that more people didn't visit. I'm sure it must be used for planned activities and events though, it has good potential.

Thank Gillian C
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Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

We hold a calendar of events and activities all the year round check our website for details - we are also home to National Museum Wales exhibitions - did you visit our gallery..............
We have exhibitions from local artists and an artist in residence programme and welcome in excess of 140,000 visitors a year.
The building was built to have the minimum effect on the landscape as possible and has won awards for its echo technology.............

Look forward to welcoming you again so that you can fully expolore what we offer.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

stumbled on this place as we left a car park to visit St Davids . Really informative hub. And some great displays of arts and crafts. We didn't eat here but we did do coffee :) .
A nice little spot to gather information,have a bite to eat and rest a while .

1  Thank Jan N
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Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Glad yu enjoyed your visit keep checking our website as we hold events and activities all the year round................and have an ever changing calendar of arts and crafts exhibitions.
Hope to see you again soon.!

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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful building and grounds, clean, free public toilets, helpful, friendly staff. Our 2yo daughter particularly enjoyed the magnetic pictures on the wall for her to play with while we enjoyed the informative displays. An example for other information centres to follow!

1  Thank beckywilkinson
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Jenn J, Manager at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery and Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Glad you enjoyed your visit, and thank you very much for your very positive comments - please keep checking our website, we have events and activities all the year round.
Hopefully see you again soon.

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