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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Progress Update 3

Another busy week for us!  The roof has finally be repaired in its entirety and is now watertight again (hurrah!), the majority of the week has been spent on remedial work getting everything back up to standards. The stairwell leading up to the office block in hall two was extensively water damaged as the heavy […]

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Progress Update 2

Progress has been continuing smoothly this week. Our website and email is currently being moved to a new hosting provider and this should be completed by early next week.  In saying this, if you send an email to any of our team and it bounces then do not worry- just send it later!  We will […]

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Progress Update 1

Work is progressing very well here at Market Mews and our interim target of having the building ready by the end of this month is looking highly likely! Our office block has just been completed today, our archive store in unit 4 of the building had its mezzanine level completed last week and starting from […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Dundee Museum of Transport Announces Official Opening Date

DUNDEE – Monday 16th December 2013 From left: Jack Reilly and Jimmy McDonell Dundee Museum of Transport (DMofT) announced on Saturday that their current premises at Market Mews will be opening to the public on Saturday 26th April 2014 after nearly four years of planning.  The announcement came during a book launch aboard the Frigate […]

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Bus advertisement for Dundee Museum of Transport

Dundee Museum of Transport is now being promoted on preserved Ailsa bus 273 WTS273T and here she is lined up outside our Market Mews premises showing off the new nearside advertisement. As this bus regularly attends rallies across Scotland it will help to spread the word about Scotland’s newest Transport Museum.  […]

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Read all about us

On Saturday 21 September 2013 DC Thomson publication The Courier carried a three-page feature about Dundee Museum of Transport in their Weekend magazine in the lead-up to the opening of our temporary premises at Market Mews, Dundee. Click on the images below to view larger copies.   […]

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