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Dundee Heritage Trust appoints Chief Executive Officer

Dundee Heritage Trust has appointed Deirdre Robertson as its Chief Executive Officer. Formerly Chief Operating Officer and Advisor for Tate and board member of Dundee Contemporary Arts, Deirdre brings voluntary, non-executive and senior executive experience in UK charities, arts and education, including the museum and galleries sector. She is currently Chair...
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We are hiring!!

Conference & Events Operations Manager We are looking for an experienced operations manager to join the team at Dundee Heritage Trust. This is an exciting opportunity to work within the conference and events team at both Discovery Point and Verdant Works, two unique 5-star visitor attractions. For more detailed information see Job description Or...
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A new year and new events at DHT!

Our New What's On guides have arrived! Here at Dundee Heritage Trust, we're excited to announce our programme of upcoming events and activities at Discovery Point and RRS Discovery and Verdant Works.  In addition to our regular programming, we have some super special events lined up - pop in to pick...
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We’re hiring!

Dundee Heritage Trust is looking for a Curator to be responsible for exhibitions and collections at our two highly respected and vibrant museums – Discovery Point and Verdant Works. Both sites are fully Accredited museums and have won numerous awards, both national and international, as well as being 5 star...
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Winter Fayre in the High Mill at Verdant Works

Sunday 2nd December - 12-4pm After the success of our first ever Winter Fayre in 2017, this event will be returning to the High Mill at Verdant Works. This beautifully restored building is a fantastic space for events and we will have an assortment of vendors selling their wares in the lead...
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We are hiring

These are exciting times for Dundee. The city is undergoing a radical transformation which has put it in the international spotlight like never before. With £1billion being spent regenerating the Waterfront area, Dundee has been named “the coolest little city in Britain” and a must-visit European tourism destination.  Culture and tourism are...
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We are recruiting

Administrative Assistant | Discovery Point, Dundee Dundee Industrial Heritage are seeking to recruit an Administrative Assistant to join the small office team at Discovery Point at an exciting time for the organisation.  Duties will include general office duties, assisting in conference management, data entry and dealing with enquiries. This is a full...
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The Ice Ball

Friday 16 November - Invercarse Hotel, Dundee On the 1st July, it was 25 years since the Duke of Edinburgh opened Discovery Point and RRS Discovery. This celebration proved an excellent opportunity to present The Ice Ball 2018, as it’s never been presented before. This unforgettable event promises a dazzling evening of fine entertainment, a...
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Puffins, Penguins and Polar Bears, oh my!

Twenty working Siberian husky dogs will visit Discovery Point in Dundee on Sunday as part of Puffins, Penguins and Polar Bears, a family day themed around Arctic and Antarctic animals at the award-winning visitor attraction. Visitors will be able to meet the ice dogs when they visit on Sunday, August...
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Silver Jubilee Celebrations!

Sun 1 July 12:00-16:00 all ages / included in museum admission It's Discovery Point's Silver Jubilee! Help us to celebrate twenty five years with crafts, activities and maybe even some cake! We'll have a range of family crafts and activities, face painting and a glitter bar, and our special trail highlighting key silver objects...
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