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Dundee Museum of Transport

Closed Now: 10:30 - 15:30
Open today: 10:30 - 15:30
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Go see Chiitty Chitty Bang Bang

An unexpectedly good rainy day out. Lots of interesting exhibits to see and read about. Very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dundee, United Kingdom
Get in gear

Very interesting and informative. The exhibits are in exceptional condition and very helpful staff... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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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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Unit E 10 Market Mews Market Street | Market Street, Dundee DD1 3LA, Scotland
+44 1382 455196
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An unexpectedly good rainy day out. Lots of interesting exhibits to see and read about. Very helpful and dedicated staff. Wee cafe for a cosy coffe too.

Thank Greenacres2001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting and informative. The exhibits are in exceptional condition and very helpful staff. Very poignant section on the Tay Rail Bridge disaster. Soon to be on the move and I look forward to going back to see the new spot. I have seen some...More

Thank ASBO2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in and was leaving after five minutes. Only vehicle you could touch was the fire engine and no staff to be seen after I paid for the two of us. It would of been more sitting in the car park for 5 minutes.

Thank Gary K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Paid £5 think we were there 5 mins, it’s like a shed with 3 rooms and a handful of cars/bikes/buses etc if your an enthusiast it may be different but for something to do and just walk around it was n T worth the price...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting and varied and great for children as well. Took me back to "old" Dundee Corporation buses.

Thank marilynmanderson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My last visit was 3 years ago. This time I was with a different friend. Once again the staff were enthusiastic and helpful. One gave us very detailed directions to the former Maryfield tram depot. This will hopefully be their future home. The building is...More

Thank Alastair S
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Went here with the Grandchildren pretty much on a whim while passing and spent an interesting and enjoyable couple of hours. There was enough variety in the exhibits for both the Grandchildren and the Grandparents !! Although it's run by volunteers and somewhat dependent on...More

Thank Russell4954
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

What a little genie in the lamp place to visit, a very good mixture of interesting and varied mods of transport, as an insight of local history down the years. Well worth the visit for young and old.

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Loved coming here today. My kids had a ball. 2 and 4 yr old. They got to see the maggie penguin. They went on a bus, fire engine and loved the train track. The staff all volunteers were amazing talking to my children interacting with...More

Thank Mairi R
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Found out about this place from a fellow camper at campsite in Forfar. Run by volunteers this is a nice compact museum with really nice helpful staff. It was quite when we visited and the 3 kids were allowed to sit in some of the...More

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7 July 2018|
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Response from Fraser81 | Reviewed this property |
About £5,
3 September 2016|
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Response from Liz B | Reviewed this property |
Dundee Museum of transport is a short distance from the city centre towards the east. It is on Market Street which runs between East Dock ~Street and Broughty ferry Road. Hope this is helpful
3 September 2016|
Response from Vicky R | Reviewed this property |
it is just outside the centre of Dundee. the next street over from the main bus holdings on Dock street near to the Gallagher retail park.