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Jim Pettigrew announced as new Chair of Dundee Heritage Trust

Jim Pettigrew, Chairman. Dundee Heritage Trust, the independent charity that cares for both the internationally significant historic ship, RRS Discovery, and Verdant Works, Dundee's much loved social history and jute museum, is delighted to announce the appointment of Jim Pettigrew as its new Chair, taking over from Andy Lothian, Chief Executive Officer of Insights Group,...
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Discovery Point and Verdant Works temporary closures

Statement from Deirdre Robertson: In the interest of public safety and following the recent advice released by the government regarding COVID-19, Dundee Heritage Trust has decided to temporarily shut both Discovery Point and Verdant Works. We are sorry to have to make this choice but understand that in these uncertain...
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Upcoming events and activities at Dundee Heritage Trust

Our new What’s On guide is hitting the shelves as we speak! Be sure to pick up your copy (or Download It Here) to find out more about what’s going on on at RRS Discovery and Discovery Point and Verdant Works. We’ve got all sorts of events lined up - perhaps you fancy hearing...
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THAT Art Auction

Thursday 21 November 2019, Discovery Point & RRS Discovery, 18:30-22:00 We’re looking forward to the upcoming Tayside Healthcare Arts Trust Charity Auction which is taking place at Discovery Point and RRS Discovery. A number of well-known Scottish artists have generously donated a wide variety of pieces for auction, so come...
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Discovery Point and Verdant Works receive Trip Advisor Hall of Fame Awards

Dundee Heritage Trust are delighted to announce that both Verdant Works and Discovery Point have been awarded the prestigious TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame Awards for 2019. The Hall of Fame Awards are a special recognition for a select few venues that have earned five years of consecutive Certificate...
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Memory Exchange: Dundee’s Waterfront

We're thrilled to announce the launch of a free reminiscence resource, Memory Exchange: Dundee's Waterfront, created as part of a local reminiscence project reflecting on Dundee’s ever-changing waterfront area. The Memory Exchange project involved a group of local Dundonians sharing their memories of Dundee’s waterfront area. It ran over a number of...
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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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