Riverside Days Out

Dundee has an enviable south-facing location where the River Tay meets the North Sea, offering over 8 km of waterfront and coastline to explore and enjoy.  But a quick visit to Dundee doesn’t mean you can’t take advantage of the fantastic riverside cycle path and sailing opportunities – Spokes Cycles rent bikes out for the day and Dundee Sailing Club offer sailing taster days for £25 during...

McManus: Dundee's Gallery & Museum

Housed in a splendid Gothic Revival-style building, The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum offers a fascinating insight into Dundee. With eight galleries to explore, there is a wealth of information to discover in exhibitions of art, history and the environment. The McManus annually hosts a number of special exhibitions, these often reveal rarely seen works from the museum collections...

Broughty Ferry

Situated just four miles to the east of Dundee city centre lies the seaside suburb of Broughty Ferry.  Known as "the jewel in Dundee's crown", its fine seafront esplanade and sweeping sands provide the perfect place for a relaxing stroll or a picnic. Broughty Ferry offers its beautiful award winning beach, modish boutiques, a library and much else besides.

 

 

 

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Camperdown Park, Wildlife Centre & Historic House

Located on the northwest fringe of Dundee, Camperdown Country Park is open all year and offers a range of activities including woodland trails, an adventure playground and Camperdown Wildlife Centre where you can see European brown bear, wolves, lynx and ring tailed lemurs.  The Park boasts an 18 hole championship golf course and a pitch and putt course.  Annual city events are also hosted...

Verdant Works: Scotland's Jute Museum

Scotland's Jute Museum@Verdant Works is a tale of two cities both of them Dundee.  For thousands in the 19th century it was a city of long working hours, poor pay and ill-health.  For the privileged few it was a city of opportununity and wealth.  At the museum the rattle and roar of the original restored machinery, the juteopolis film show and computer displays transport you back over 100...