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Slessor Gardens

Thomson Avenue, Dundee, Scotland
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Great Picnic Spot

Came to Dundee with family and friends to do the Penguin Trail and were staying at the Premier Inn... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mags B
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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
Overcrowded concert venue

Seen Steps here and the venue is transformed when it's a concert. The venue is far too small for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kittyivan
,
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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“town centre” (3 reviews)
“pop concerts” (2 reviews)
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Thomson Avenue, Dundee, Scotland
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"waterfront area"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Came to Dundee with family and friends to do the Penguin Trail and were staying at the Premier Inn nearby. Came here for a picnic lunch and mark off some of the penguins. Lots of wee mini garden areas around to explore and some archery...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seen Steps here and the venue is transformed when it's a concert. The venue is far too small for 10000 people and they allow smoking but it is right in the centre of town near the train station

Thank kittyivan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a developing gem right in the heart of our town. Love being able to take dog for exercise whilst family do a quick shop or appointment visit but also getting a full picture of our evolving waterfront regeneration, The V & A almost...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

A lovely collection of themed mini gardens in the new waterfront development area. Interesting information about each garden area. Well maintained, although remains of someone's party the night before still evident mid morning.

Thank dkvl
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Down by the Riverside a lovely new green place near to the Vand A opening soon Lots of activities in the Summer including Pop Concerts

Thank sherbert852
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We happened to find this place when looking for seating, the gardens are well kept and fresh looking

Thank Heather T
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

The Slessor Gardens named after the famous missionary Mary Slessor are part of the new waterfront area, it has been used for pop concerts and other gatherings.

Thank menubuster
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Slessor Gardens is a great addition to the city. Great location. Lots of uses, and love the little mini gardens. Lots of seating, and great area for exercise.

Thank AFromDundee
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

At a ub40 concert there. Great venue for bands right in the middle of Dundee. Easy to find and access too.

Thank ronbalneaves
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Nice venue, bar - was always lucky and didnt wait long for a drink each time. i know somethings cant be helped but the amount of people getting taking to ambulances on stretchers and people being sick everywhere! toilets were a bit of a disaster...More

Thank Steph R
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Dylan T
28 May 2018|
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Response from sherbert852 | Reviewed this property |
Check with organisers a 4 pm start suggests a 7 pm finish but depends on type of show
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poppybel
20 March 2018|
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Response from sherbert852 | Reviewed this property |
Normally 16-18 but check Dundee Box Office
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