What's On

2018 Exhibition - Penrhyn

The Penrhyn Castle Papers is one of the most extensive and significant corpuses of family and estate collections in Wales. The largest estate collection held by Bangor University Archives & Special Collections, the documents span a period of over 700 years and provide a wide range of research potential.

To promote the completion of the Sugar and Slate Project, Bangor University Archives and Special Collections have put together an exhibition to showcase items from the diverse Penrhyn Castle Papers collection.

The exhibition is on display from the 16 April until the 19 December in the Council Chamber Corridor of the Main Arts Building.

[The exhibition will be temporarily closed for 2 weeks between 4th of June and 15th June 2018 to make way for the Shankespearean exhibition.]

Open Doors - 15th September 2018

View a selection of the wonderful manuscripts held at the Archives Department. There will also be an informal talk, an opportunity to view the archive storage area and the "Penrhyn" exhibition. Booking is required. Contact us : (01248) 383276 / archives@bangor.ac.uk

Archives and Special Collections Annual Lecture - 24th October 2018

Professor Vivien Gardner of the University of Manchester has been invited to speak on the subject of the 5th Marquess of Anglesey. The lecture will take place in the Main Arts Lecture Theatre on the 24th of October 2018 at 5.30pm

This lecture will be given in English (there will be no translation provided)