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20 Stryd Fawr
LL55 1RT

  • Phone: 01286 671366

Bocs is a cooperative, contemporary and experimental art hub in Caernarfon, North Wales that promotes and nurtures young and emerging artists. In fancier language, Bocs is a supportive network of young artists encompassing visual arts, music and performance. Their objective is to establish a focal point to act as a catalyst for excellence in young contemporary art.

Further information

Opening Hours:

Wednesday 11-5 Thursday 11-5 Friday 11-5 Saturday 11-5 Sunday 11-5


Admission free. Some events and workshop may have charges.

Travel directions:

Drive to Caernarfon Castle, turn to Stryd y Castell, Bocs is on the crossroads of Stryd y Castell and Stryd Fawr. Take train to Bangor, take one of the few buses that go to Caernarfon from Bangor (5, X5, etc.). Get off at the Bus Station, walk to the Turf Square, and enter the city walls through the main gate, walk on Stryd Fawr until Stryd y Castell. Bocs will be on your left.

Upcoming events:

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Facilities and services


  • Facilities for private functions and events
  • Meeting room available
  • Studio/working space available
  • Cinema/film screening facilities
  • Late night openings
  • Members/Friends facilities offered
  • Toilets
  • Wi-fi available


  • Activities for pre-school children
  • Events and resources for children and families
  • Regular children's club
  • Corporate loans service
  • Equipment hire available
  • Licensing programme
  • Brochure or leaflet available with directions to museum
  • Information point provided
  • Membership and/or Friends scheme offered
  • Services/resources offered in Welsh
  • Volunteering scheme offered

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