Slessor Gardens and Discovery Walk: The city’s past and future are celebrated at this waterfront green space


Slessor Gardens is quickly becoming a popular venue for pop stars such as Little Mix, Olly Murs and, soon, Rita Ora.

The open green space can be used for multiple events and is a great spot to enjoy the city’s waterfront.

Slessor Gardens as a new venue for large-scale concerts.

Discovery Walk at Slessor Gardens is a relaxed and informative space which shows what Dundee has offered to the world.

Plaques recognise the city’s most influential figures such as biologist D’Arcy Thompson and philanthropist Mary Ann Baxter.

One of the plaques laid into the path at Discovery Walk.

Website: www.dundeecity.gov.uk and  www.facebook.com/DiscoveryWalkDundee

Address: South Marketgait, Dundee DD1 1AR

Richard Rooney

Richard Rooney

The Courier's online editor.