Dundee is Scotland's first city, literally! It is a city of firsts which we are proud of!

Dundee is home to the incredible V&A Dundee, it is Scotland's first design museum, Abertay University, the first university in the world to offer degrees in gaming design and hacking.

It doesn't end there, Dundee is also home to the first ever scientific research ship in the world: the RRS Discovery! The city is also the UK's first UNESCO City of Design and it is also the UK's first living wage city!

Dundee is a city of firsts - many of them! 

Dundee is Scotland's fourth largest city. Nested on the north east coast of Scotland, this amazing city hosts a lot of history, firsts,

Situated on the north east coast of Scotland, Dundee is one very unique city with many unique features! We have contributed to so much in the world - a lot!

Dundee is home to Grand Theft Auto, Lemmings, the Beano, the Dandy, Oor Wullie, the RRS Discovery and so much more! We even have two football stadiums literally parked right beside one another!

Dundee is a great city to explore, it's Dundee Culture's job to help you explore it!

Dundee is opening back up to the world as lockdown continues to ease! Discovery Point, Verdant Works and Dundee Museum of Transport have already welcomed back visitors and other attractions such as the V&A Dundee and McManus Galleries is due to follow.

You can keep up to date on what is going on across Dundee during the COVID-19 pandemic over at the Dundee is Open page, our campaign which guides you on what's happening in Dundee during this pandemic.

COVID-19 doesn't take away the pride the city has and the culture which is very much loved from people across the globe! Dundee has a lot of things to be proud of!

We are a city of firsts, a city of science and technology, a city of many discoveries and that's just only the start.​ Dundee Culture showcases Dundee to the world and that is what it always aims to do and throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Dundee Culture will keep up the positive vibes!

Picture: Craig Doogan Photographer


Dundee has been named a finalist in the Digital Leaders 100 Awards in the 'Smart Cities' category after a successful nomination sent in by Dundee Culture! 

To ensure Dundee gets to the final three, you can #VoteForDundee from the link below! The vote closes in October! Thank you!