Heritage Brought to Life

Discover the stories of Dundee’s people and the city’s industrial past; hear the roar of mill machinery; try Dundee’s famous cake; and more, as the city’s heritage is brought to life in our beautiful 1830s jute mill.

Discovery Repairs: Explore the Build

Experience conservation work undertaken by Scottish engineers using traditional methods, to restore Discovery’s ageing timbers as she approaches her 100th anniversary as a Royal Research Ship in 2025!

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Support us to care for our nationally significant Polar and Jute Collections.

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Discover the difference your business could make to our work in Dundee.

Our Sustainability Strategy

At Dundee Heritage Trust, we are committed to protecting and sharing our local and global heritage for current and future generations.

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Keep up to date with news and stories from Discovery Point and Verdant Works Museum.

Polar Publications

Celebrate two iconic publications from within our Polar Collections; the famous South Polar Times compiled on Discovery in 1902, and Shackleton’s rare Aurora Australis.

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COLLECTIONS

As 2024 marks #Shackleton150, we look at just some of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s Discovery story, and how his first trip to Antarctica paved the way for an incredible career in Polar exploration.

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Become a corporate supporter

Discover the difference your business could make with our new Corporate Giving Packages designed to enable your company to team up with Dundee Heritage Trust and showcase your commitment to heritage and your community.

Your support will mean you are part of our story as well as offering many benefits, including the use of our events and meeting spaces, exclusive behind-the-scenes access to our museums, and unique employee and client engagement opportunities.

You are invited to become a Heritage Explorer, Voyager or Adventurer and make a lasting difference to our care and conservation work.

Learn more about the impact your gift could make today on your business and our charity.

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