Delve into Dundee’s fascinating history and visit the city’s diverse array of museums. Climb aboard the RRS Discovery, a famous ship which once sailed to the Antarctic, or enjoy views of the Tay from the nearby 15th century tower house of Broughty Castle Museum. Tour the restored textile factory, Scotland's Jute Museum at Verdant Works, and learn about Dundee’s jute manufacturing past. View fascinating specimens collected by the University of Dundee at the D’Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum.
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Located next to Arbroath's picturesque and historic harbour, within the original shore station for the Bell Rock Lighthouse, Signal Tower Museum tells the story of the lighthouse itself and of the local fishing and maritime industries.
Kirriemuir Camera Obscura - one of only four in Scotland - is housed in a purpose-designed turret room in the Pavilion on Kirrie Hill. It provides a fascinating glimpse into another era and striking views of the surrounding countryside.
Meffan Museum & Art Gallery, in the centre of Forfar, is both a local history museum and an art gallery. A diverse programme of art exhibitions, across the full year, brings the work of local, national and internationally-renowned artists to Forfar.