COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Due to the impact of Covid-19 (Coronavirus), the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority has closed its headquarters, visitor attractions (Carew Castle, Castell Henllys and Oriel y Parc), its car parks and sections of the Pembrokeshire Coast Path until further notice. All meetings and events are cancelled until further notice. If you have any queries please call 01646 624800 or email

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About Oriel y Parc

Oriel y Parc Gallery and Visitor Centre is the gateway to St Davids, Britain's smallest city, located in the UK's only truly coastal National Park. You're in a unique award-winning 'green' building.

Oriel y Parc is owned and run by the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority and is the home of Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales in Pembrokeshire.

Oriel y Parc Gallery and Visitor Centre
The courtyard at Oriel y Parc Gallery and Visitor Centre.

At Oriel y Parc you’ll find:

  • A National Park Visitor Centre with all the information you’ll need for exploring the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.
  • A Class A Gallery exhibiting art and artefacts from the collections of Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales.
  • Work by famous 20th century artist, Graham Sutherland, who was profoundly influenced by the landscapes of Pembrokeshire.
  • A Discovery Room, providing a fun environment for children to learn about the local landscape and culture.
  • An Artist in Residence Tower.
  • A Gift Shop selling books, postcards, prints and local crafts
  • A Café serving breakfasts, lunches, hot drinks and cakes.
  • A car park including a charging point for electric vehicles.

Oriel y Parc is a member of Collectorplan, an interest-free* credit service to help you buy contemporary art and craft in Wales. *APR 0% representative.

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