Dundee Contemporary Arts (DCA) is an internationally renowned centre for contemporary art that enables audiences, artists and participants to see, experience and create. With two beautiful large-scale...

Dundee Contemporary Arts
152 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DY
Dundee

Dundee Contemporary Arts


Dundee Contemporary Arts (DCA) is an internationally renowned centre for contemporary art that enables audiences, artists and participants to see, experience and create. With two beautiful large-scale gallery spaces, two thriving cinema screens, a busy print studio, an award-winning learning programme, and a packed programme of events, workshops, classes and activities aimed at all ages and abilities, DCA is one of the most successful arts organisations in the UK.

Find us at...

  • Dundee Contemporary Arts
  • 152 Nethergate
  • Dundee
  • DD1 4DY

Our family-friendly offer

DCA Learning team works with colleagues, artists and external partners to design and deliver a wide range of creative learning experiences that connect both new and existing audiences with contemporary art practice. We focus particularly on making skills and critical engagement.

We also have a whole host of online resources to help children and families learn, get creative and have fun at home.


Accessibility

Our Visiting DCA Visual Guide can help you find your way around DCA and give you an idea of what is located on on each floor of our building. View a copy online or ask for one at our Box Office. You can also view our Floor Directory here or at different points throughout our building. 

Everyone is welcome at DCA. For assistance or enquiries about our facilities and services please telephone 01382 432 444 or email dca@dca.org.uk.


Our At-Home Activities

  • Activity Sheets Inspired by Mary McIntyre & Chikako Yamashiro

    Our Learning team have created an exciting new selection of activity sheets inspired by the work of artists Mary McIntyre and Chikako Yamashiro in DCA Galleries.

    0 - 12 years
  • Discovery Shorts Activity Pack

    Try some fun activities inspired by Discovery Film Festival’s Shorts for Wee Ones and Shorts for Middle Ones!

    0 - 10 years
  • Activity Sheets Inspired by Stuart Whipps

    Be inspired by the themes and ideas in Stuart Whipps' exhibition, If Wishes Were Thrushes, Beggars Would Eat Birds, with a selection of Activity Sheets created by our Learning team and Art at the...

    0 - 12 years
  • Activity Sheets

    We have a great selection of quick and easy activity sheets for you to download. Print them off at home or if you don't have access to a printer, you can copy them onto a blank piece of paper. Design ...

    0 - 12 years
  • Discovery Family Shorts

    At DCA we miss seeing our younger film fans at Discovery Family Film Club, so here's the next best thing – Discovery Short of the Week!

    0 - 14 years
  • Monday Makes

    Keep your creativity flowing with our step-by-step guides and video tutorials. Have a go at stop-motion animation, create a magical mobile, imagine being a world leader and much more. There's a range ...

    0 - 16 years

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