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New Year – New exhibition and it’s a cracker!!

Award-winning artist Darren Rees received the coveted Artist in Residency honour from the Friends of The Scott Polar Research Institute in 2015. From February 26th to March 30th he travelled with the Royal Navy on the ice-breaker HMS Protector from the Falkland Islands to the Antarctic Peninsula. His Ice Bound...
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Winter Fayre in the High Mill at Verdant Works

Sunday 2nd December - 12-4pm After the success of our first ever Winter Fayre in 2017, this event will be returning to the High Mill at Verdant Works. This beautifully restored building is a fantastic space for events and we will have an assortment of vendors selling their wares in the lead...
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We are hiring

These are exciting times for Dundee. The city is undergoing a radical transformation which has put it in the international spotlight like never before.  With £1billion being spent regenerating the Waterfront area, Dundee has been named “the coolest little city in Britain” and a must-visit European tourism destination.  Culture and tourism are...
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We are recruiting

Administrative Assistant | Discovery Point, Dundee Dundee Industrial Heritage are seeking to recruit an Administrative Assistant to join the small office team at Discovery Point at an exciting time for the organisation.  Duties will include general office duties, assisting in conference management, data entry and dealing with enquiries. This is a full...
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The Ice Ball

Friday 16 November - Invercarse Hotel, Dundee On the 1st July, it was 25 years since the Duke of Edinburgh opened Discovery Point and RRS Discovery. This celebration proved an excellent opportunity to present The Ice Ball 2018, as it’s never been presented before. This unforgettable event promises a dazzling evening of fine entertainment, a...
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Brick City coming to Verdant Works

Our sister attraction Verdant Works will host Brick City from 8th September until 11th November 2018 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 continents, this tour of the globe...
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Puffins, Penguins and Polar Bears, oh my!

Twenty working Siberian husky dogs will visit Discovery Point in Dundee on Sunday as part of Puffins, Penguins and Polar Bears, a family day themed around Arctic and Antarctic animals at the award-winning visitor attraction. Visitors will be able to meet the ice dogs when they visit on Sunday, August...
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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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Silver Jubilee Celebrations!

Sun 1 July 12:00-16:00 all ages / included in museum admission It's Discovery Point's Silver Jubilee! Help us to celebrate twenty five years with crafts, activities and maybe even some cake!  We'll have a range of family crafts and activities, face painting and a glitter bar, and our special trail highlighting key silver...
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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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