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The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum

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I enjoyed this interesting and relevant walk through the essence of Dundee's history. Items were... read more

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66ric
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Outstanding

The visit is well worthy. Amazing building and perfect place to know more about Dundee in the... read more

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Gonzalo F
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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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Reviewed today via mobile

I enjoyed this interesting and relevant walk through the essence of Dundee's history. Items were well described and had a real 'human touch'. The shop was good and cafe was, clearly, very popular. I'd return when I have a bit more time to read about...More

Thank 66ric
McManusTeam, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded today

A 5 star review, thank you, we look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The visit is well worthy. Amazing building and perfect place to know more about Dundee in the ancestries times, nowadays and where is moving.

Thank Gonzalo F
McManusTeam, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your 5 star review!

Reviewed 2 days ago

This September the museum/ gallery has been invaded by Beano and Dandy characters! Lovely place to visit especially if raining. Historic displays, arts and information about Dundees past. This is free attraction but donations are welcome. There is a lovely cafe on ground floor very...More

Thank Hamishthehedgehog
McManusTeam, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your wonderful review, we hope you come back and visit us again.

Reviewed 3 days ago

A fantastic facility in the heart of Dundee which has moved with the times and doesn't take itself too seriously. Exhibits currently include "McMenace", a clever take on "McManus", hijacked by Dundee's very own Dennis the Menace. Excellent for kids of all ages - and...More

Thank AddictedToSussex
McManusTeam, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your visit and review, happy you enjoyed our exhibits and also our Bash Street exhibition.

Reviewed 4 days ago

Recommended. Great place to visit and a good variety of exhibits. They have made an effort, with floor plans, to show you what type of exhibits are where in the building and there is a short film which briefly gives the history of the building...More

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McManusTeam, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us and the 5 stars!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful gallery with Gothic architecture. Lovely cafe and shop with wide range of goods from low to high prices. Exhibits very interesting with lots on display. Staff were very nice and welcoming you on arrival. Dundee really is a friendly city. Outside of gallery the...More

Thank lbgray31
McManusTeam, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Lovely comments - thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my youngest aged 10 who is into facts and history. She loved all the displays with some had little recordings to view too. There are educational arts and crafts room that she also loved. If the adults fancy resting for a while, theres a...More

Thank missynikki79
McManusTeam, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Some family time is always good, facts and history, we have plenty and happy that you both enjoyed your time with us, thank you for the 5 star review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hadn't heard of this place until today. What a lovely museum and gallery. The 'Bash Street Kids' exhibition and the portraits gallery were especially good.

Thank Queen S
McManusTeam, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your 5 star review, we hope you visit again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good gallery with lots of Dundee related items. Also hosting the Denis the menace gallery on our visit. Def worth a visit, and it’s free.

Thank Bobbyx
McManusTeam, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review and 4 stars.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Beano had taken over the building! We had heard this and were slightly concerned but the Art Gallery and other exhibitions were still in place and as interesting as ever. A snack in the cafe was enjoyed and it has a great wee shop....More

Thank maizedaisy
McManusTeam, Administrator at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Glad you enjoyed your visit, we hope to see you again.

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Lorraine K
June 25, 2018|
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Response from McManusTeam | 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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