In 1800, a 15 year-old girl called Mary Jones walked 26 miles from Llanfihangel-y-Pennant to Bala to buy a book.
Nestled in the foothills of Snowdonia, the Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) is a world-renowned eco centre that researches and supports greener ways of living.
See the weaving and water driven turbine. Weaving: Monday – Friday (except Bank Holidays): 10:00am - 1:00pm & 2:00pm - 5:00pm. Mid February – Mid December.