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The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum

Albert Square | Meadowside, Dundee DD1 1DA, Scotland
+44 1382 307200
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Beautiful architecture

The building itself is incredibly beautiful and has a great gothic atmosphere. At night it looks... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ulrike K
Mechelen, Belgium
Interesting historical overview of Dundee's history for free!

A very pleasant and diverse exhibition with a variety of historical objects on the ground floor and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Anne S
Paris, France
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Albert Square | Meadowside, Dundee DD1 1DA, Scotland
+44 1382 307200

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The building itself is incredibly beautiful and has a great gothic atmosphere. At night it looks like a building from a Lovecraft story. Haven't been inside, but would definitely next time!

Thank Ulrike K
Reviewed 2 days ago

A very pleasant and diverse exhibition with a variety of historical objects on the ground floor and paintings on the first floor.

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The museum tell the story of itself as part of an amitious Scottish city and its transformation. A wonderful curator took time to deepened my understanding on the uses of Burn as cultural capital among industrialists of the city.

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Could have spent the whole day visiting this museum and art gallery. Apart from the fact that it has free entry the building architecturally blows you off your feet, externally and internally! So much to see from Modern to Pre Raphaelite era, appealing to every...More

Thank Gillian R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We hadn't planned to visit, but so glad that we did. We were outside looking at the Oor Wullie statue and were drawn in by their cafe. Once inside we were hooked ! The cafe offered a good choice of "light bites" and was very...More

Thank Yvedurham
Reviewed 1 week ago

This free to enter museum has lots of local and international treasures, history and artifacts. You can spend hours in here and since it’s recemt refurbishment, a must visit wether a local or city visitor

Thank Arabchic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great day out at this Free exhibition with my grandchildren with lots of things to see about old Dundee, stuffed animals and excellent paintings. Well worth a visit and there is a lovely cafe serving an excellent variety of food at reasonable prices.

Thank John T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A museum with a broad range of paintings and artifacts of historical and geographical interest, clearly lovingly maintained. Building is also marvellous, inside and out, hitting the sweet spot in terms of size (i.e not too big nor overwhelming) with each room having its own...More

Thank Ram O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently refurbished, the McManus is a Pleasant visit while in the centre of Dundee. The ground floor houses lots of items from Dundee's history. There's also a shop and cafe. The upper floor housed many pieces of Art.

1  Thank telmac24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice from what we did see - but picked wrong time so didn't have long before closing - staff informative

Thank LondonRose1
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Response from M A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry there is no free parking beside the Mcmanus .There is metered parking bays and some disabled parking spaces in Reform street (beside mcmanus) and the Overgate car park and Wellgate car park are 5 min walk from the... More