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 years to an  era when jute was king and dundee was it realm.

Days Out

Dundee offers lots of exciting family days out with a good choice of indoor and outdoor attractions to suit everyone. The family focused website www.dayoutwiththekids.co.uk recommends these top 5 things to do with kids in Dundee. Dundee Science Centre is the only UK science centre based on the 5...

Dundee Specialist Tours

Dundee’s renaissance has sparked a boom in specialist tours of the city.With visitors coming from far and wide, and locals showing renewed pride in their surroundings, new opportunities to explore its history and environment are springing up all the time.Lynne Short, convener of Dundee City Council...