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Designed to Inspire

26th September - 09:30
In 1977, the Principal of Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Myer Lacome, proposed a plan for a museum of design to be housed in a landmark building on Dundees waterfront. 41 years later his...
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ParkLives

26th September - 09:30
ParkLives continues this summer in numerous parks and green spaces across Dundee. Choose from an exciting range of activities including our new Stretch & Tone and Kettlercise sessions; Nordic...
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Bash Street's Back At The McMenace!

26th September - 10:00
The McManus: Dundee’s Art Gallery & Museum is celebrating the 80th birthday of Beano this summer. A special collaboration with DC Thomson’s Beano Studios in an awesome exhibition ‘Bash...
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Music Mayhem

26th September - 10:00
Join us in a music-making, acoustic playground filled with the most unusual sound making structures! Get creative and manufacture music with electronics on our DJ table! Pump air through the Monster...
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Boulton and Watt Steam Engine Demonstration

26th September - 10:00
The star object of the High Mill is an 1801-1802 Boulton and Watt steam engine, on kind loan from Dundee City Council via a partnership with Leisure and Culture Dundee. One of only four of its kind...
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Industry and Aesthetics: Industrial Photography of Historic Environment Scotland

26th September - 10:00
Scotland was amongst the first industrialised nations in the world. In the post-industrial age, our legacy of industrial sites and places can still be viewed negatively - synonymous with decline,...
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Celebrations In The Mills

26th September - 10:00
Daily work in the mills was hard, so when opportunities arose to celebrate they did. This exhibition brings together objects and photographs which show how they marked special events, both personal...
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Tennis in Dundee

26th September - 10:00
If you enjoy playing tennis, and fancy getting on court this summer Leisure and Culture Dundee, Tennis Scotland and Dundee City Council have teamed up to make tennis as accessible as possible for you...
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Brick City

26th September - 10:00
We are delighted to host the touring exhibition 'Brick City' in the High Mill @ Verdant Works. This is the first time this exhibition has ever been seen in Dundee and we expect it to be extremely...
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Revealing Characters

26th September - 10:00
In our twentieth century gallery, Revealing Characters looks at the enduring attraction of the portrait. Here we dig beneath the surface to uncover the stories of the people on display. All are...
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Music Mayhem

26th September - 10:00
Join us in a music-making, acoustic playground filled with the most unusual sound making structures! Get creative and manufacture music with electronics on our DJ table! Pump air through the Monster...
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Politics of Small Places: Paul Noble and Patrick Geddes

26th September - 10:00
Half the world’s population live and work in cities. Infused with the poetics of the mundane and the political, urban space is seemingly the single common experience that underscores how we relate...
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Royal Arch Display

26th September - 10:00
The display will feature the 'three ages' of the arch - wooden, stone and cardboard. Artwork of the arch will be on the walls and a marble plaque that survived the demolition of the arch will be on...
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Funny Stuff

26th September - 10:00
Join some of the city’s funniest and best loved characters as The Bash Street Kids take over the museum! Throughout the Bash Street's Back At The McMenace! exhibition, there are lots of great...
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Summit 2 Sea - Art Exhibition by Greg Drumm

26th September - 10:00
This exhibition will display a selection of original paintings and limited edition Giclee prints celebrating Scottish landscapes, with a refreshing new style of landscape art. Based in Perthshire,...
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Brick City @ Verdant Works

26th September - 10:00
Brick City is a celebration of some of the world’s favourite and most famous buildings, recreated in LEGO bricks by artist Warren Elsmore. Featuring urban highlight from cities across five...
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Brick City @ Verdant Works

26th September - 10:00
Brick City is a celebration of some of the world’s favourite and most famous buildings, recreated in LEGO bricks by artist Warren Elsmore. Featuring urban highlight from cities across five...
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Boulton and Watt Steam Engine Demonstration

26th September - 11:00
The star object of the High Mill is an 1801-1802 Boulton and Watt steam engine, on kind loan from Dundee City Council via a partnership with Leisure and Culture Dundee. One of only four of its kind...
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The Little Stranger

26th September - 13:00
As the autumnal nights draw in, what could be better than a good old fashioned psychological ghost story. Elegant and complex, The Little Stranger brings Sarah Waters’ Man Booker Prize-nominated...
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History Heritage Architecture Walk Tour

26th September - 13:00
A pre-booked Bright Dundee guided walking history tour involves a saunter around the Albert Square in the City Centre for about an hour and twenty minutes. The purpose of the tour is to educate,...

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