If you have not yet read the first instalment of this three-part series, don't forget to visit it to learn about even more attractions in Dundee! If you need any more reasons to stay at our fantastic luxury Serviced Apartments in Dundee, here it is! One of Scotland's stunning seven cities, Dundee is a vibrant and friendly place with spectacular attractions, sights, world-renowned innovations, and more. Let's explore more places to visit during your stay...
ARTS & CULTURE
Art lovers and design enthusiasts may tour the city's various galleries, museums, and theatres to learn more about Dundee's creative side. The McManus Art Gallery & Museum is located in the heart of Dundee, and it mixes art, history, and the surrounding environment to provide a fascinating look into the city. Make a point of visiting the Dundee Contemporary Arts Centre, which has one-of-a-kind thematic exhibitions, a global cinema, a café-bar, and a print workshop. The Dundee Rep Theatre is home to Scotland's only permanent ensemble company, Scottish Dance Theatre, which presents a year-round programme of outstanding theatre, dance, music, and comedy performances.
Dundee has a plethora of eccentric cafés, bakeries, restaurants, and stylish pubs that provide a variety of delectable cuisine, exquisite pastries, and well-known treats that will tingle your taste buds. Dundee Cake, a well-known rich Scottish fruit cake that originated in 19th century Scotland and can be found in bakeries all throughout the city, notably the famed Clark's Bakery, is a local and traditional favourite.
Many sleek, innovative, and distinctive stomping ground alternatives can be found along Perth Road, a favourite student night out spot.
It's the UK's first purpose-built public observatory, and through the spectacular Victorian refracting telescope, you can enjoy breathtaking vistas of the stars and planets. In the planetarium, learn about constellations, planets, and other fascinating aspects of the night sky, with knowledgeable personnel on hand to answer your burning questions.
DUNDEE SCIENCE CENTRE
All scientists are invited! Over 60 interactive exhibitions, scientific performances, and demonstrations are available for the entire family to enjoy. Try out some interesting scientific experiments, explore time and space in the planetarium, see live science programmes, move a ball with your thoughts, and much more at the Dundee Science Centre.
UNESCO CITY OF DESIGN
Dundee, the United Kingdom's first UNESCO City of Design, is a hive of innovative creations, festivals, architecture, attractions, and more. You may attend the Dundee Design Festival's creative events at numerous venues across the city until the 28th of May. Visit Dundee's inaugural Dundee Design Festival for a riot of colour or PechaKucha Night for a variety of quick-fire presentations and much more!