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School Visits to Oriel y Parc

The gallery at Orile y Parc displays changing exhibitions from national collections with a connection to landscape. The Centre presents the opportunity to learn about the National Park through the arts and the work of artists.

Staff led sessions use the gallery as a starting point for creative work.


  • Art based exhibitions will focus upon the work of a single artist, or a period of time in art, eg Impressionism. Workshops will explore how artists were inspired to produce their art, and what techniques and skills they used.
  • History and science exhibitions will enable a workshop with a practical approach, where pupils are invited to solve problems; to discuss and debate; and to understand how real life issues effect decision making,

All activities will link to the literacy and numeracy curricula as appropriate. Visits to Oriel y Parc can be combined with National Park Ranger-led activities, or with a visit to St Davids Cathedral or the Bishop’s Palace.

A Class A Gallery exhibiting art and artefacts from the collections of Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales.
A Class A Gallery exhibiting art and artefacts from the collections of Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales.

Booking and costs

Funding for visits to Oriel y Parc may be available, contact us to find out more.

Booking fees


  • Half day: £2.50 per child
  • Full day: £4.50 per child.

A minimum booking fee of £75 applies to school bookings.

Transport costs
We have an agreement with some local coach companies regarding transport costs.

For more information or to make a booking call 01437 720392 or email info@orielyparc.co.uk.​