Why Discover Dundee?

"Dundee's setting is probably more extraordinary than any other city in the UK. It is about as ideal - ludicrously ideal - as any setting could be"

Stephen Fry, Actor and former Rector of the University of Dundee

A city experiencing one of the UK’s most extensive regeneration projects, the award-winning Waterfront regeneration, means there has never been a better time to discover Dundee. A city with much to discover with its vibrant art scene, a diverse array of attractions and a lively nightlife, making it an all round city to work and play.
  • Dundee is the UK's first UNESCO City of Design, joining their Creative Cities Network of global cities including Seoul, Kobe, MontrĂ©al, Singapore, Shenzhen, Berlin, Buenos Aires, Helsinki, Bilbao and more
  • The city has a beautiful collection of parks and open spaces, including Slessor Gardens, a multi-functional space with capacity to host large events
  • Dundee has more hours of sunshine than any other Scottish city and a multi-award-winning, revamped city centre
  • Opening to the public in 2018  the V&A Museum of Design Dundee will be a centre for design and will add further acclaim to the city's culture product
  • Dundee is also within a short drive time of Scotland's most spectacular scenery and outdoor pursuits including kayaking, hill-walking and ski-ing
  • Dundee is at the heart of one of the most fertile golfing regions in the world, with St Andrews, Carnoustie and Gleneagles all within 30 minutes drive time
  • Award-winning £1 billion Dundee Waterfront regeneration

To explore the city further and find out what's on visit www.dundee.com