y Gaer is a new cultural hub in Brecon. The project will develop Brecknock Museum and Brecon Library as a valuable community resource for the people of Brecon and the surrounding area. Y Gaer will provide opportunities for participation and volunteering and will become a significant tourist attraction.
The key features include:
- New 21st century public library facilities for adults and children
- New museum gallery spaces with increased flexibility for visiting exhibitions
- Restoring and conserving the Grade II* Listed Brecknock Shire Hall and Assize Court, both inside and out
- Community and education rooms providing shared learning experiences
- Café and shop