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The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum

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The McManus is a magnificent Victorian, Gothic building where art, history and the environment combine to offer a fascinating insight into Dundee. The McManus: Dundee’s Art Gallery & Museum, an award-winning Victorian, Gothic building, is home to...more
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Albert Square | Meadowside, Dundee DD1 1DA, Scotland
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All reviews beautiful building well worth a visit whale skeleton natural history street kids stuffed animals interesting stuff free entry nice cafe great exhibits couple of hours on display great place to visit few hours all ages coffee shop city centre
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's free! Great way to kill a couple of hours in Dundee. We did so unexpectedly having walked past it and wondered what it was. Beautiful building that has been tastefully and cleverly refurbished. Great variety of exhibits on the ground floor and artwork on...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank WeeBek
LACDundee, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

A lovely review - thank you!

Reviewed 3 days ago

A brilliant way to wait out a wet afternoon in Dundee , lots of different exhibitions in lots of rooms equals a pleasant wander for a few hours . Personal favourite was the bit on Dundee's history and influence but the gf liked some of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Torkm68
LACDundee, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your 5 star review, we looking forward to welcoming you both again.

Reviewed 5 days ago

Dundee is loaded with attractions, Macmanus galleries, V&A, Scott's Discovery, Magdalen Green, Verdant works, Riverside, you really need to spend at least a week here

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Cathieogilvie
LACDundee, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

5 Stars - thank you!

Reviewed 6 days ago

What a beautiful gallery, the architecture is wonderful. The gallery spaces and the staff are great. The cafe is cheerful and food worth a try. I learned a few things about Dundee I never knew.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank WildBillD145
LACDundee, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

A very complimentary review, thank you!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Well laid out space, with lots of varied and interesting objects to see. Also a lovely cafe where the food was lovely.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Vic_M_77
LACDundee, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Happy to hear that you felt relaxed and enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago

So much to see and wonderfully presented. Varied exhibits, something to delight everyone. As always in Scotland staff were so helpful and informative.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ralphy55
LACDundee, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visit to Dundee and your review of The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, which is appreciated.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with a friend today and we spent3 hours browsing the exhibits. Dundee should be proud of this museum.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Claire S
LACDundee, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

5 Stars - thank you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There’s plenty to see here, so much so we made 2 visits. A broad spread of exhibits to please most tastes, where the deep and historic story of Dundee was both well explained and engaging. The staff we encountered were all very concerned to make...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank PaulB848
LACDundee, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad to hear you had an "exceptional two visits" and that you come and visit us again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good city art gallery and museum, interesting artefacts and Victorian paintings. Nicely laid out and free! The Tay whale skeleton is impressive!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank awoodhouse1
LACDundee, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

A nice review, we hope to welcome you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been to the V & A Museum and being disappointed this museum was wonderful. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DorothyER_12
LACDundee, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Five Stars - thank you!

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lorrainek255
June 25, 2018|
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Response from LACDundee | Property representative |
Hi unfortunately we do not have translation facilities within the galleries.
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Annaberree
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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
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