Dundee DD1 3BP
44.0 mi (58 mins) from Rosyth
47.4 mi (1 hour 4 mins) from South Queensferry
56.3 mi (1 hour 23 mins) from Leith
55.8 mi (1 hour 19 mins) from Newhaven
1.4 mi (5 mins) from Dundee
The most original old ship in the world! Launched in 1824 HMS Unicorn is the third oldest ship still afloat and one of the six oldest ships in the world! She is Scotland’s oldest ship and is the most completely original ship in the entire world to have survived from the golden age of sail. Now a historic ship and visitor centre she provides the unique experience of life on board a 19th century Frigate. Come and explore all 4 decks of history aboard this original, and nearly 200 year old, historic ship and museum. This authentic and interactive experience of life on board a 46-gun frigate is a fun day out for all the family. As well as a unique visitor attraction and museum, we also hold a variety of events throughout the year including kids pirate fun days, evening talks, plays, family ceilidhs, guided tours, live jazz, blues, folk and opera - to name but a few.
If you'd like to receive our newsletter on upcoming events, please email us: firstname.lastname@example.org HMS Unicorn is also available for private hire - weddings, parties, dinners, ceilidhs and more. Please contact our Events Officer on 01382 200900 to find out more about hiring the ship for your function.