Destination Guide: Scotland

V&A Dundee to open in 2015

The V&A at Dundee is set to open in 2015, providing a new event space for the city on the waterfront.

"The V&A will be a stunning venue on Dundee’s waterfront which will celebrate Scotland’s importance in the history of design," said Lindsay Brown, UK marketing manager for VisitScotland’s Business Tourism Unit. "As a flagship for design creativity, past and present, it will be an outstanding venue for events."

Dundee’s accommodation and venue provision has widened as the city has gained popularity. There are dedicated conference centres such as the West Park centre and hotels including the Apex City Quay, as well as more unusual event spaces including nearby Glamis Castle, the childhood home of her Majesty the Queen Mother.

Delegates can also enjoy Discovery Point, where the RRS Discovery resides alongside an array of galleries, museums and retail parks.

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