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Oriel Mostyn Gallery

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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The displays were certainly differnt, think Tate modern and this is the North Wales version! Free... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Leicester England
Very modern exhibits that may not be to your taste.

Some weird stuff awaits your visit! A visit to this gallery leads to you asking yourself that old... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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MOSTYN is a friendly place to discover inspiring art, enjoy our shop and cafe, and learn or do something new. Bringing an impressive selection of international contemporary art to Llandudno, we have a varied programme of exhibitions and events, in...more
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12 Vaughan Street, Llandudno LL30 1AB, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Some weird stuff awaits your visit! A visit to this gallery leads to you asking yourself that old question, “What is art?” There are some interesting exhibits but also some that I would put in the “emperor’s new clothes” category. If you’re passing it is...More

1  Thank ZacMonaco
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Trip advisor recommends 1 1/2 to 2 hours to view. It took 5 of us 20 minutes. Hardly anything to see. Very disappointing. Glad we hadn’t paid to go in.

1  Thank JetSetterSheffield
Reviewed 1 week ago

This used to be an excellent venue with a good heritage and advocated by Tunnicliffe and others . It has now lost its interesting exhibits and turned into empty spaces with a lot of uninspiring contemporary nonsense. Somewhere to go in the rain perhaps as...More

1  Thank Welshwasp
Reviewed 5 October 2018

A combination of a shop, a cafe and a gallery with INTERESTING exhibits. We loved the puddles, no the roof does not leak! I am not a gallery person but this was quirky and funny and I loved it. Do not miss this one.

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Victorian building with award-winning 2010 extension and remodel. The cafe upstairs serves great cake while the shop is good for gifts.

Thank Rachel P
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I am not a fan of contemporary art at the best of times, but the exhibits presently on show caused, on the one hand, sniggering mirth, and on the other, when one realises that this is supposedly serious stuff, severe concern for the future of...More

1  Thank 398JohnT398
Reviewed 8 September 2018

The displays were certainly differnt, think Tate modern and this is the North Wales version! Free admission

Thank AnneeJ
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Not usually a great fan of art galleries but this was fascinating and well worth a visit. We were only there about half an hour which was long enough for our kids and there was a fantastic curator on hand to explain and question the...More

Thank neddyb1
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Interesting art in an interesting building. Lovely old Edwardian facade with new concrete galleries inside. The cafe and shop is amazing too.

Thank Mark V
Reviewed 16 August 2018

My partner and I visited for the third time recently, whilst on holiday in Llandudno! As always, we really enoyed our visit! The 'She sees the shadows' exhibition was absolutely excellent and I cannot praise it highly enough! The pieces in the exhibition were really...More

1  Thank Kate_M_H_6
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