What’s On – 2017

Museum Talk: Dundee’s Trams –Thursday 27th April 2017 | 6pm – 7pm
It’s been sixty years since the last trams were in service in Dundee. Join Neale Elder for a fascinating insight into Dundee’s Trams.

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15069020_564421420415876_7781824545525149950_oScottish Classic Motorcycle Club – Sunday 7th May 2017 | 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
We are very proud to announce the first visit of the Scottish Classic Motorcycle Club Meeting to DMoT!

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Book Launch & Talk: A brief history of the Livie Boatworks –Thursday 18th May 2017 | 6pm – 7pm
David Hirzel of Terra Nova press has travelled from Pacifica,Califonia to launch his book “A brief history of the Livie Boatworks of Dundee” and provide interesting accounts straight from its pages.

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14054282_564340707090614_6531900830499788426_oBus & Coach Sunday – Sunday 28th May 2017 | 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
A selection of buses and coaches from across Scotland will be exhibited at the museum for visitors to enjoy.

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15068897_564342633757088_5669535171118148490_oCustom & Kit Car Meeting – Sunday 18th June | 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
A selection of custom & kit cars from across Scotland will be exhibited at the museum for visitors to enjoy.

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Museum Talk: Dundee Corporation Buses through the 60s and 70s –Thursday 29th June 2017 | 6pm – 7.30pm
A photographic look with Derek Simpson at the buses of Dundee Corporation Transport during one of the biggest changes in the bus industry.

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Dobbies Vintage Car Weekend – Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd of July 2017
Classic and commercial vehicles clubs and single entries welcome

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15123342_564698653721486_2804189405299353600_oEmergency Vehicle Day – Sunday 16th July 2017 | 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
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Museum Talk : Tay Rail Bridge Disaster by Prof. David Swinfen –Thursday 27th July 2017 | 6pm – 7pm
David Swinfen was born in Kirkcaldy, Fife, and has lived in Scotland most of his life. He has written many books and articles on Commonwealth, American and Scottish history and is currently chairman of the Tay Bridge Disaster Memorial Trust.

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15137531_564695127055172_6245850596776852571_oDundee Motor Show – Sunday August 13th 2017 | 11 AM – 4 PM
Dundee Museum of Transport’s popular Dundee Motor Show returns for a 4th year at the annual Celebration in the Park.

Location: Baxter Park, Arbroath Road, Dundee, DD4 6NL

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Museum Talk: Ferries Across the Tay – from Wormit to Gozo –Thursday 31st August 2017 | 6pm – 7pm
Iain Flett, retired City Archivist, will uncover the Danish seafaring links to the Tay and follow the development of ferries through the centuries.

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Museum Talk: The Law by Martin Allen (City Archivist) –Thursday 28th September 2017 | 6pm – 7pm
Martin Allen of Dundee City Archives will speak about the history of ‘The Law’ with reference to the Law Tunnel and Railway.

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steamModel Steam Weekend – Saturday 30th of September & Sunday 1st of October | 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
The bi-annual Steam Weekend returns to DMoT! Join us for a lovely weekend at the museum with lots of activities offered for all the members of the family!

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busTea on the Bus – (season-round)
Contact us if you wish to book for this season-round event.