Welcome to The Dundee Tapestry

35 one-square-metre panels celebrating the history of Dundee. A unique project uncovering hidden connections in the story of the City of Discovery. From export to expat, the city's influence stretches across the globe. Made by a team of collaborators, the tapestry aims to tell our story, stitching together the community and their kinship to this small but rare city.

The Project

The Tapestry will bring aspects of Dundee’s recent history to life, exploring the connections that have been made across the city and beyond

The Project will explore key themes that illustrate Dundee’s transformation into a Unesco City of Design:

Dundee Women

Creative Dundee

Dundee Industry

Dundee Culture

Dundee Communities

Dundee Education

International Dundee

Dundee Nature

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Featured works from our design team and volunteer stitchers.