As a purpose built museum, arts and events gallery, Oriel Môn has so much to offer.
A trip to Oriel Môn, the largest museum and art gallery in North Wales, provides an exceptional day out for all the family. Within its walls, visitors can experience what the Isle of Anglesey has to offer through a wide range of exciting exhibitions, activities and events, all free of charge.
The Oriel is home to ‘Oriel Kyffin Williams’, a gallery dedicated to Wales’ most prominent and well- loved artist. The Museum at the Oriel also houses the ‘Charles Tunnicliffe Gallery’. Visitors from far and wide flock here to see the wonderful work by the famous wildlife artist who made his home by the beautiful Malltraeth Estuary.
The Contemporary Art Gallery exhibits and sells work by prominent living artists from all across Wales. The Oriel also runs an eclectic annual events programme ranging from children and family art workshops to Masterclasses for adults lead by professional artists, to specialized talks and lectures.
A visit to The Oriel’s gift shop is a stand-alone experience in itself, here visitors are able to purchase a vast array of quality merchandise produced by some of the best and most innovative craftworkers in Wales. Furthermore, winter visitors to the Oriel are able to enjoy the wonderfully festive atmosphere of the Annual Christmas Crafts Fair, one of the most well established and largest Craft Fairs in North Wales. Finally, a visit to the Oriel’s café is a relaxing setting to enjoy a light lunch or snack, the kitchen boasts a great selection of homemade cakes and desserts which are prepared daily.