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Opening Times

The best way to experience the beauty and history of the HMS Unicorn is to come aboard and have a look yourself. We are open all year round with opening days varying with the season. Guided tours of the ship can also be provided by arrangement - call us on 01382 200 900 to arrange.

Special Opening Hours (from 31 July 2020 to 31st August 2020):

Open Monday to Sunday: 10:30am - 3:30pm (last entry 3:00pm)

Normal Summer Hours (April - October):

Open Monday to Sunday: 10am - 5pm (last entry 4:30pm)

Normal Winter Hours (November - March):

Open Tuesday to Sunday 10am - 4pm (last entry 3:30pm)

Opening Times

The best way to experience the beauty and history of the HMS Unicorn is to come aboard and have a look yourself. We are open all year round with opening days varying with the season. Guided tours of the ship can also be provided by arrangement - call us on 01382 200 900 to arrange.

Special Opening Hours (from 31 July 2020 to 31st August 2020):

Open Monday to Sunday: 10:30am - 3:30pm (last entry 3:00pm)

Normal Summer Hours (April - October):

Open Monday to Sunday: 10am - 5pm (last entry 4:30pm)

Normal Winter Hours (November - March):

Open Tuesday to Sunday 10am - 4pm (last entry 3:30pm)

Admission Charges

Tickets can be purchased online or on arrival at the ship.

If you are a UK taxpayer, we would be grateful if you would purchase tickets With Donation.  This allows us to recover a quarter of the ticket price from the taxman at no further cost to you.  So, for an adult Ticket with Donation, you pay £8, we receive another £2 from the taxman.

With effect from 1st August 2020 Standard Price Price with Donation
Adult £7.25 £8.00
Child (under 5s free of charge) £3.60 £4.00
Concession (Students & Over 60s) £6.35 £7.00
Family Ticket (2 Adults & up to 2 Children) £18.55 £20.80
Group (15+) £6.35 per person £7.00 per person

Save time and book online.

Save Time and Book Online!

You can book tickets online in advance - simply select 'General Admission' under the booking type and choose the ticket type you would like to purchase.

Onboard Shop

The ship has a gift shop onboard, selling a range of nautically-themed goods, local arts and crafts, children's toys and HMS Unicorn branded souvenirs.

Come aboard and have a look at our collection!

You can visit the shop anytime during regular visitor hours and all funds we raise go towards the preservation of the historic ship.

Onboard Shop

The ship has a gift shop onboard, selling a range of nautically-themed goods, local arts and crafts, children's toys and HMS Unicorn branded souvenirs.

Come aboard and have a look at our collection!

You can visit the shop anytime during regular visitor hours and all funds we raise go towards the preservation of the historic ship.


How To Find Us

HMS Unicorn is located in Dundee's Victoria Dock, right next to the Tay Road Bridge.

She is only a few minutes walk from the rail and bus stations and the city centre, and is linked to the RRS Discovery by a riverfront walkway.

Our address is HMS Unicorn, South Victoria Dock Road, Victoria Dock, Dundee, DD1 3BP.

Plan your journey to HMS Unicorn through Travel Line Scotland: www.travelinescotland.com

 
  • HMS Unicorn
    South Victoria Dock Road
    Victoria Dock
    Dundee DD1 3BP

Nearby Parking

There are limited parking bays dockside before reaching the ship and just after. Please note that a fee applies and there may be time restrictions. Parking is also available in the large car park on the north side of Victoria Dock, a short walk through the City Quay Centre and over the bridge walkway.

Nearby Accommodation

Should you wish to explore more than just HMS Unicorn during your visit to Dundee, there are many great places to stay that are within walking distance to the ship.

Check out Booking.com for a list of options in Dundee.

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