Public art has part of Dundee's urban environment since 1982 and over 120 artworks are now in situ throughout the city.

Dundee City Council and Dundee Partnership actively support the development of new works by encouraging the private sector to get involved with public art projects and promoting ‘art in architecture' schemes, artworks for public spaces, the involvement of quality crafts in buildings and public participation in community art projects.

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...

The Howff

The Howff is the name given to the historic graveyard that lies on the south of Meadowside in Dundee. It occupies the garden of the former Greyfriars monastery, which was founded by Devorgilla Balliol in the 13th Century. The monastery was destroyed in 1548 and Mary Queen of Scots gifted the land...