5 Things to See on a Date


The date has been set and you’ve chosen a visit to the Art Gallery for your romantic meet-up, good choice!

To help the course of true love run smoothly, use this trail to navigate your way around some intriguing works. Includes conversation starters designed to ignite your date’s interest in more ways than one.



New Aberdeen by Alexander Nasmyth

Gallery 7

Together, can you identify any familiar sites.
Ask your date where they are from. 
Do they know Aberdeen well?





Position de Quatrième devant sur la Jambe Gauche by Hilaire Germain Edgar Degas

Gallery 10

Dancers are known for their extraordinary strength and athletic ability. 
Now’s your chance to impress your date with a tale about one of your own talents.
Alternatively, exhibit your prowess, or make your date laugh, by attempting to balance like Degas’ dancer!  





In The Sunlight by John Duncan Fergusson 

Gallery 18

Indulge in some playful flirting by trying to identify your date’s doppelganger in our portrait gallery.





Red Form by Merete Rasmussen

Gallery 5

Are you cool and contemporary, someone who enjoys experimental things? 

Or are you more of a traditionalist, with a taste for effortless sophistication?

Take this opportunity to find out more about each other’s likes and personal style. 





For You by Tracey Emin

Sculpture Court

Head back downstairs to the Look of Love exhibition in the Sculpture Court.   
Where will the conversation, and your future together, lead to next . . .


We hope you have enjoyed your time together! Keep the good times going by sharing a cake and drink in one of our cafés.