Desperate Dan, hero of DC Thomson's ‘The Dandy' comics, is immortalised in Dundee, his place of ‘birth'.

The grizzly-faced strong man is cast in an 8-ft tall bronze statue in the city centre alongside his ‘Dawg'.

Walks & Trails

Dundee has an increasing number of trails and interesting walks, marked by plaques and statues.Unique to Dundee the Dundee Woman’s Trail celebrates the famous women with links to the City.This walkable trail is marked with blue plaques around the City Centre.During the summer of 2016 the city...

Dundee Science Centre

Looking to the future, the Dundee Science Centre hopes to inspire the scientists of tomorrow. It is part of the Scottish Science Centres Network and offers a fun way to learn about all things science-related.Explore the wonders of the science. Immerse yourself in over 80 hands-on, fun and...