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Dundee Museum of Transport

Open Now: 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
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Dundee Museum of Transport tells the stories of local transport pioneers and innovators as well as displaying vehicles from local and national collections. Come along and learn about Dundee’s tram network, railway and marine history. Look around our...more
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Unit E 10 Market Mews Market Street | Market Street, Dundee DD1 3LA, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We got taken here as part of the Henry bus tour on Sunday and ended up staying a lot longer than scheduled! We got a great guided tour by one of the volunteers (sorry I’m terrible with names!) and really enjoyed all the exhibits. We...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were pleasantly surprised and highly impressed by the large number of well-presented and wide ranging exhibits, all under cover, spread across three large halls and one smaller one. All modes of transport were included ranging from 1980s hot-hatches to beautifully restored...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Brian G
DMofT, Visitor Services at Dundee Museum of Transport, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Brian, thank you for the five star review! We are very glad you enjoyed your time at the museum. We will show our volunteers your excellent review: we put together the museum and maintain it all by ourselves, and they will be delighted...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent volunteer staff are really knowledgeable about the exhibits. The exhibits range from fire engines to vans, motorbikes and model trains. The cafe is good too!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Superharrio
DMofT, Visitor Servives at Dundee Museum of Transport, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, thank you for the excellent review! We are glad you enjoyed the exhibits and our volunteers work :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dundee Museum of Transport is the friendliest museum I have ever been to. I have visited hundreds. Volunteers share their enthusiasm for the objects, mostly 1920s to 1970s massed produced cars in lovingly restored condition. Simple but nice cafe. Forget about the V&A. Head out...More

Thank foscox
DMofT, Visitor Servives at Dundee Museum of Transport, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello there, thank you for your great review! We are absolutely delighted to hear you had a great time. Our volunteers will be very happy that their hard work is still being admired. We hope to see you again in the future :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With had a quick visit here as part of our tour on Henry the Vintage bus but wish we could have stayed longer. The 1960s cars, tricycles and double decker bus brought back lots of happy childhood memories. All beautifully displayed with an enthusiastic welcome...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Welburn
DMofT, Visitor Services at Dundee Museum of Transport, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for your great review. We are glad you enjoyed our display! Our volunteers will be delighted to hear of the review, they work hard and love to see visitors enjoy their time at the museum :)

Reviewed July 26, 2019

My husband and i went as part of the Henry Tour, it is a lovely museum not very big but great to see the old cars and buses. The car from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang was there. The staff were very friendly and informative, A...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank jammyjan123
DMofT, Visitor Services at Dundee Museum of Transport, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2019

Hi there, Thank you for your review. We will hopefully be able to show our expanded collection in the future. We are glad you had a good visit :)

Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

Very friendly staff. Kind of hard to locate. Lots of odd cars but nothing fancy or really expensive. Some nice displays as well as miniatures.More

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DMofT, Visitor Services at Dundee Museum of Transport at Dundee Museum of Transport, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2019

Thank you for your review. We are happy liked some of our displays. There are wide range of vehicles here and some, we agree, are very odd indeed. The museum isn't the easiest to find but hopefully we will relocate to new premises in the...More

Reviewed July 11, 2019

Wonderful to see the different aspects of transport and for my grandchildren to experience things of the past. They loved the bus and 🚒. Knowledgeable staff who make the experience more interesting with great stories to keep your interest. Only problem husband came home wanting...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 373scottie
DMofT, Visitor Services at Dundee Museum of Transport at Dundee Museum of Transport, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2019

Thank you for your 5 star review. We are glad you and your family enjoyed your visit to the museum. It is nice that your grandchildren love the bus and fire engine. They are very popular with our visitors. We will pass on your kind...More

Reviewed June 24, 2019

What a great place to visit. Great collection of all kinds of transportation. Friendly staff and a lovely little cafe to get a coffee or tea. Definitely worth a visit some cool exhibitions and very reasonably priced too.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Stannington46
DMofT, Visitor Services at Dundee Museum of Transport, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2019

Hello there, Thank you for your review! We have built our collection from scratch: all through personal donations and acquisitions. We are glad you had a great visit and hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed June 22, 2019

Stopped at the Dundee Museum of Transport whilst on Henry Vintage Bus Tour. So So interesting and lots of vehicles to look at. A small cafe inside. The staff very friendly and helpful. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Eleanor M
DMofT, Visitor Services at Dundee Museum of Transport, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2019

Thank you for your review! The staff will be happy to hear of your review, and we have more vehicles displayed on rotation as time goes on. We are glad you enjoyed your time at the museum :)

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TWOWILLS
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Hi there, the cost for seniors is a Concession ticket: £4. Two seniors would total £8. Regards, DMofT
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We have a 3 year old grandson who enjoys such visits and likes getting in some of them. At that age the staff go out of their way to let them on some of the exhibits.
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