Wasps Studios started its life in Dundee in 1977 and has grown to provide studios for creative people across Scotland. Located in Meadow Mill, an historic jute mill which they have occupied since 1989, they successfully redeveloped the studios in 2012. The Mill now provides 58 high quality studios for up to 100 artists and makers working across varying disciplines.

It also houses a large open plan studio accommodating up to five New Graduates and is home to Vanilla Ink, a mentoring studio for up and coming jewellery designers. In addition to this it now have two fantastic project spaces, Meadow Mill Projects 1 & 2 for which there is a rolling yearly programme of exhibitions and events overseen by a curatorial panel. 

For more information, please visit: www.waspsstudios.org.uk

Claypotts Castle

The castle is currently closed but you can still visit the exterior of the site.  Historic Scotland are working hard to gradually reopen the places you love while making sure the experience is safe for everyone.Claypotts Castle was built by John Strachan between 1569 and 1588, and later owned by ‘...

Botanic Gardens

The University of Dundee Botanic Garden is host to a wide range of plants, a collection of conifers and broad-leaved trees and shrubs, tropical and temperate glasshouses, water garden and herb garden.Located in 9.5 hectares of south facing, gently sloping land near the banks of the River Tay, the...