Plan Your Visit

Discovery Point is a world class visitor attraction which centres round Captain Scott of the Antarctic’s Dundee built ship RRS Discovery.

Climb aboard and follow in the footsteps of Scott and his crew, see how they lived, what they ate and witness their hardships and their triumphs. It’s a fascinating tale of one of the most heroic voyages of exploration ever undertaken and a great day out for all the family.

Find out more about this world class visitor attraction by visiting The Discovery Story

Book Your Tickets

Opening Hours

Summer Hours

RRS Discovery is temporarily closed.
Please see the statement from CEO Deirdre Robertson below
View Deirdre's Statement

Winter Hours

NB: Last admission one hour prior to closing
Closed on 25th and 26th December and 1st January.
Under 5's free of charge
Pay admission once and receive a FREE annual pass

Admission Prices




Joint tickets w/ Verdant Works




Group rates (15 people or more)




Joint group tickets w/ Verdant Works




Tickets are valid for 7 days after your booking date to allow you to plan your visit accordingly.

Getting here

Discovery Point & RRS Discovery
Riverside Drive
Dundee DD1 4XA

t: 01382 309060
For Travel directions and car parking information click here >

Check out the new Xplore 360 hop on hop off city bus route Explore 360

Please note that there are no luggage storage facilities available at Discovery Point.


Accessibility Guide

Dundee Heritage Trust has made a concerted effort to ensure our facilities and displays are accessible to all. Visit our accessibility page for full information.  Access Guide

Contact Us

If there is anything else we can do to ensure you can plan the perfect

trip to the Discovery, do not hesitate to get in touch with the team

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