Dundee Science Centre Blog

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Warddykes Primary School's Climate Mission!

Date 23 March 2021

Primary 4 at Warddykes Primary School are creating a film for The L.A.B Scotland.


Project Inspire

Date 16 March 2021

Dundee Science Centre has been selected for a national community engagement project aimed at engaging under-served and under-represented communities.

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Women in STEM

Date 8 March 2021

This week the University of Dundee is contributing to our home learning programme to introduce some of the women working in STEM.


CONNECT: Co-Creation Benches

Date 26 January 2021

Take a glimpse of your very own illustrations displayed in our new community hub in our centre.


DSC Home Learning Is Back!

Date 8 January 2021

We have some great news for you! DSC Home Learning is back for Monday 11th January, and we are very much looking forward to finding out lots of new facts and keeping busy with fun activities.


CONNECT Project Update

Date 16 December 2020

Thank you for all your invaluable support, take a look at our CONNECT Project's update.


City Trail Marks Launch of Dundee Science Festival

Date 9 November 2020

Embark on a solar system trail across Dundee.

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Science@Home For October Holidays

Date 27 September 2020

Dundee Science Centre have created more Science@Home Kits to give to Dundee's most deserving children over school holidays.


CONNECT Refurbishment - Construction Underway

Date 14 August 2020

Our centre's construction is underway as we embark on our CONNECT refurbishment programme, including the removal of our giant iconic model head!


CONNECT Project: Turning Beer into Furniture with Draff

Date 14 July 2020

Dundee-based French furniture designer commissioned to design and make tables and chairs for the CONNECT project gallery.

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Reaching Out To Dundee's Children

Date 1 July 2020

We are celebrating its 20th birthday by reaching out to some of the city’s most deserving children.


Celebrating Our 20 Years Anniversary

Date 1 July 2020

We're celebrating our 20th birthday by celebrating over 1 million visitors during this time!


Local Firm Appointed for Ambitious Refurbishment

Date 4 May 2020

We have appointed a local business to turn our ambitious refurbishment plans into a reality.


What Does Science Mean To You and Our Community?

Date 27 January 2020

The gathering Place in our CONNECT project will be an important hub within our centre.


Let It Snow At Dundee Science Centre

Date 27 November 2019

Snowfall at the science centre. Workshops and festive creative sessions in a winter wonderland grotto.


10th Dundee Science Festival Gets Underway

Date 23 October 2019

The programme for the 10th Dundee Science Festival was officially launched on Wednesday 2 October 2019.


Early Explorers: TinkerTots

Date 28 September 2019

Local toddlers will get the chance to be TinkerTots next week. Children aged three to five years old discover through play, asking questions and exploration.


DSC Welcomes Breastfeeding Mothers

Date 11 September 2019

Dundee Science Centre has been awarded a special accreditation for its commitment to breastfeeding mothers.


Medieval Mechanics

Date 28 August 2019

From the basic bow and arrow through to gunpowder, a family show showcasing Medieval Mechanics has been launched in Dundee.


Blast-off For Local Astotots!

Date 22 August 2019

As part of its Early Explorers programme, Dundee Science Centre is inviting children ages 3 to 5 years old to learn about space travel.


Dundee Science Centre Takes Off On Mars Odyssey

Date 7 August 2019

A brand new family show is taking off in Dundee to explain how we might get people to Mars one day.


DSC Secures Prestigious Design Award

Date 28 June 2019

A multi-million pound exhibition on the top floor of Dundee Science Centre has won a prestigious design award.?


Medical Marvels To Go On Display At DSC

Date 6 November 2018

DSC's new Medical Marvels exhibition and science learning suite, the result of a £2M fundraising campaign.


Design Team Announced For Redevelopment Project

Date 7 August 2018

The team behind the ambitious refurbishment of Dundee Science Centre has been appointed.