Fundraise for free when you shop on-line!

Shopping on-line this Christmas? Did you know that you can fundraise while you shop, and it won’t cost you a penny? We have raised hundreds of pounds thanks to our members, volunteers and supporters who use easyfundraising. Signing up to this site is a simple way to support Dundee Museum of Transport as we continue […]

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Maryfield Funding Drive Continues

Dundee Museum of Transport has today (Thursday 20th October) revealed that their Heritage Lottery Fund application for just over £2M will be refined and enhanced after receiving detailed feedback from the funding institution. The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) uses money raised by National Lottery players to help people across the UK explore, enjoy and protect […]

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£500,000 boost for Dundee’s Maryfield Tram Depot

Historic Environment Scotland (HES) has today announced a £500,000 boost to help Dundee Museum of Transport renovate the former Maryfield Tram Depot. In the early 1900s the B-Listed red brick building housed the city’s trams, part of a popular network that operated for 79 years. After the last tram left the building in 1956, Maryfield […]

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Press Release: Transport Museum Secures Major Funding from Local Trust

Dundee Museum of Transport has today (Thursday 31st March 2016) announced the first fruits of its fundraising drive, with confirmation of a £80,000 grant. The Mathew Trust, based in Dundee, aims to support individuals into employment.  Its grant will fund a new Museum Director and a consultancy post for two years to carry the project […]

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Recent Donations

We’d just like to take a few moments to thank a few recent supporters of the museum with some very generous donations; Bob Griffin who donated over £100 from a rattle can at his birthday party. Over £75 from Allan Fordyce at XPlore Dundee’s charitable arm. We also received £35 from a recent talk that we provided at the St […]

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Dundee Museum of Transport Secures Maryfield Tram Depot after Four Year Campaign

Dundee Museum of Transport has today announced their successful bid for the Maryfield Tram Depot after four years of campaigning. The category B listed building has been marketed by Scottish Water since 2005 and has been on the agenda for the group since negotiations began in 2010. The organisation now aim to begin a funding […]

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Dundee Museum of Transport wins Heritage Lottery Fund support

Today, Dundee Museum of Transport (DMofT) has received £10,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to aid the development and to establish a permanent home for the recently-opened museum in Market Street, Dundee. Led solely by volunteers from the local community, the organisation focuses on the restoring, preserving and displaying regional transport-related memorabilia and vehicles, […]

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Time is running out to save the former Maryfield Tram Depot

Dundee Museum of Transport has been negotiating to purchase this historically important building since 2010. Scottish Water has now set a closing date for offers – 12pm on Thursday 10 July 2014. They claim a developer is interested in the site and that it could be bulldozed for housing. We need as much support as possible to […]

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PRESS RELEASE: National Express Dundee becomes Museum’s main sponsor

Dundee Museum of Transport is delighted to announce that National Express Dundee has become its main sponsor. A number of exciting joint ventures will take place over the coming months and the Museum’s main display area will now be known as the National Express Dundee Exhibition Hall. National Express Dundee announced as Museum’s main sponsor. […]

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