Storiel (formerly known as the Gwynedd Museum & Art Gallery, Bangor) is located in the University City of Bangor. It is the county museum and gallery for Gwynedd and is one of two museums directly run by Gwynedd Council’s Economy and Community Department (Museum and Arts Service). It has an active programme of temporary exhibitions in the museum and gallery, special events and has a permanent display of museum collections relating to various aspects of life in Gwynedd through the ages. It also has a gift shop selling art and crafts.
Storiel museum brings together social history collections from across north Wales, with particular emphasis on Gwynedd.
Mission and Values: The aim of Gwynedd Museums Service is to collect, care for, preserve, exhibit and interpret galleries/items based on the unique history and character of Gwynedd and ensure that these collections inspire and educate and are available for all to enjoy impartially and inclusively.