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TripAdvisor Hall of Fame

We are extremely excited and proud to announce that we have been added to the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame! TripAdvisor has only added businesses to this once before (in 2015) and we are extremely honoured to have been selected for this award. Each year approximately just 10% of listed...
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Exciting new events at Discovery Point

What’s On July – December 2018   We’re delighted to launch our public programme which will take us from July to December 2018. Pick up a copy of our What’s On guide (or click here to download a digital copy!) to find out more about what’s going on at RRS Discovery & Discovery...
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Polar Explorer Captain Scott’s grandson opens refurbished spaces at Discovery Point

Falcon Scott, the grandson of world-famous Antarctic explorer Captain Robert Falcon Scott, visited Discovery Point today to officially open the five-star visitor attraction’s newly refurbished conference suite and museum galleries. Celebrating its 25th anniversary this summer, Discovery Point has undergone a dramatic £500,000 facelift. Located at Dundee’s waterfront, the award-winning visitor...
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Dundee Photographic Society Exhibition at Discovery Point

This exhibition will showcase a wide variety of work from Dundee Photographic Society’s four internal competitions. Taking place during the 2016/2017 season this will include all the 1st, 2nd, & 3rd placed colour & black/white prints from Division 1, 2, & 3. Subjects range from abstract works, wildlife shots, Scottish...
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We are recruiting

We are recruiting for a Conference & Events Officer to work at both Discovery Point and Verdant Works.  This is an exciting opportunity as we continue to build our conference and events business. If you would like more information or an application pack please contact Val King or tel: 01382 309060 Or...
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Even more reason to visit Discovery Point this Easter

Discovery Point visitors can celebrate their inner explorer with new interactive exhibits Visitors to Discovery Point, the site of the historic RRS Discovery ship, will be able to celebrate their inner explorer thanks to a host of new exhibits. The five-star attraction, located at Dundee’s waterfront, has updated its gallery spaces to...
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Discovery Point’s sister museum wins international award for architecture

Amazing news for our sister museum! Verdant Works has scooped an international award for architecture after a stunning transformation that took it from a dilapidated building to a leading museum, visitor attraction and venue. The Open Gallery at High Mill, part of the restored Verdant Works, was recognised in the conservation category...
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“Frank Hurley and the art of the platinum print” Latest free exhibition at Discovery Point

Frank Hurley And The Art Of The Platinum Print Sat 7th October 2017 – 11th Jan 2018. To celebrate the centenary of Earnest Shackleton’s ill-fated ‘Endurance’ expedition 1914-1917, and in partnership with the Royal Geographical Society, this exhibition will display 20 prints taken by official expedition photographer Frank Hurley. Frank later returned to Antarctica...
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V&A welcomes DHT team

We were delighted to be invited for a site visit to the new V&A Museum of Design Dundee.  Some of Dundee Heritage Trusts, staff and Trustees were given a private tour of the building which will open to the public in Summer 2018.  We're extremely excited about this project and...
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