An arts centre and business hub

The Metropole in Abertillery is a community arts, culture and business centre providing services to the community of Abertillery and surrounding areas. All of our staff are Dementia Friendly Trained and the venue is completely accessible.

17th October 2018

Nye & Jennie

The story of a partnership that became one of the outstanding political marriages of the 20th century…

1st November 2018

Crafty's Halloween Spooktacular

From the team behind Easter Bunny’s Eggs Factor and Santa’s Christmas Wish comes a brand new show for 2018…

3rd November 2018

April in Paris

A superb comedy drama featuring the characters Bet and Al who lead a quiet, humdrum life in their small rural home until Bet wins a 'Romantic Breaks' competition in a magazine…


Business facilities

The perfect venue for your meetings, conferences and performances …

Fridays 11am-1pm

Weekly Tea Dances

Learn to dance, make friends and enjoy a cup of tea and a Welsh cake - £4.00 per person

Coming soon to The Met…

25th October 2018

Music To Listen To

Hermon Cemetery Trust Presents Music To Listen To We invite you to an evening of musical entertainment starring Katy Treharne with the Abertillery Male Voice Choir more

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27th October 2018

The Carpenters Experience

The Carpenters Experience are the UK's leading tribute to The Carpenters.Featuring the amazing voice of Maggie Nestor along with 8 top class musicians.The Carpenters more

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1st November 2018

Crafty's Halloween Spooktacular

Crafty's Halloween Spooktacular - the show where every child receives a Trick Or Treat present! From the team behind Easter Bunny’s Eggs Factor, Santa’s more

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An arts venue with modern conference facilities in a beautiful and historic setting...

A unique blend of the traditional and the ultra modern, The Met (as it is known locally) has stood at the heart of the community of Abertillery for over 100 years. Originally known as the Metropole Theatre and Dance Hall, it has had a significant role in the history of Abertillery since it's construction in 1892, and has always been recognised as a hub in the cultural life of the community.

The Met is recognised as the centre for cultural events, activities and performances in Abertillery, as well as operating as a successful conference and meeting venue.

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