Local history told by local guides in a quirky, offbeat style. Packed with facts as well as a few laughs along the way, there's something for everyone.

2020 tours Jan - Jul

Dark Dundee – The Vaults

Visit a small part of underground Dundee from the 1600’s, a unique experience, as we tell tales of the area from bygone eras – Saturday’s @ 11.30am & 12.45pm

Discover Dundee – The Old Steeple

Experience Dundee’s history by going inside the city’s oldest surviving building, standing since the 1490s – last Sunday of the month @ 11.30am & 1pm

Dark Dundee – Dead Centre

Disease, execution and illegal activities make up the body of this tour which ends in the ancient Howff cemetery – Apr to Jun: Thurs & Fri @ 5.30pm & 6.45pm, Sat @ 5.30pm

Dark Dundee – Brutal Broughty

Tales of murder, shipwrecks and swinging fists paint a very different picture of idyllic Broughty Ferry – JULY ONLY: Thurs, Fri & Sat @ 6pm & 7.15pm

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Dark Dundee Archive

Over 100 stories from Dundee's dark and murky history.

If you want to read about wars, battles, crime, myths and legends or some of Dundee’s most notorious residents, head on over to the Archive.