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Thank you for your interest. Geoff & Diane.

Call 01654 700559

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3 Heol Pen'Rallt
Machynlleth, SY20 8AG

(01654) 700559

We're an independent gallery bookshop based in Machynlleth, mid Wales. It's our blend of bookshop, selling a carefully selected collection of reads and pick-up-and-flick-through books – and gallery space to inspire you while you're browsing. We host events too, book readings, author talks, photography and art openings. 

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Welcome to Pen'rallt Gallery Bookshop. It's our blend of bookshop and gallery space to inspire you. We host events too, sociable author readings and talks, photographers' gallery talks and exhibition openings. Our regular series of workshops, from life writing and fiction to poetry, will help to uncover the writer in you too.

We're pretty proud of it and our ever growing number of customers appreciate it too. So, why not have a look around our site which we'll be developing further, or call in.

OUR CURRENT EXHIBITION continues until 9 February 2017:

Welsh Narratives: Two photographers - Two photo essays

Advanced information - EXHIBITIONS
'Fay Godwin: The Drovers' Roads of Wales and other photographs' - Official opening, 12 noon, 18 February 2017 - MOMA Machynlleth, with print selections and accompanying texts by many of the people who knew and worked with Fay Godwin. - more details on this website very soon.


'A Clearly Marked Path - remembering Fay Godwin'
original work by invited British photographers working now
official opening, 11am, 18 February - here at the bookshop

FILM & DAY EVENT: A day of talks, film, discussion and homage to British landscape photographer, walker and campaigner, Fay Godwin (1931 – 2005).

Including Don't Fence Me In* – an exclusive film preview, gallery talk, lecture and panel with photographers: Peter Cattrell, Pete Davis, Marian Delyth (chair); Film-maker: Charles Mapleston;  Fay Godwin archivist: Dr Geraldine Alexander and more.

*Don't Fence Me In, (2017) is directed by Charles Mapleston, produced by Malachite Films, provides an entire career perspective, made with the enthusiastic co-operation of Fay Godwin, filming throughout what turned out to be the last five years of the photographer's life. It provides a focus for a day dedicated to the work of Fay Godwin - 11 March 2017, MOMA Machynlleth