About DHT

Discovery Point and RRS Discovery
The Mill lads


Dundee Heritage Trust and its operating company Dundee Industrial Heritage Limited are both registered charities formed in 1985 to preserve and interpret Dundee's industrial past.

Dundee Heritage Trust has responsibility for the ongoing preservation and restoration of the internationally important Royal Research Ship Discovery and Scotland's Jute Museum @ Verdant Works, one of the nation's most important textile museums. Both sites are registered museums and have won numerous awards, both national and international as well as being accredited 5-star status by VisitScotland.

Support the Trust's valuable work in many fields:
- restoring RRS Discovery
- continuing our well-respected education programme
- caring for the museum collections
- interpreting the history of the ship
- interpreting the history of the textile industry

Various sponsorship opportunities are available, for further information please contact our Operations Director

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If you are a current UK Tax Payer Gift Aid will enable the Trust to claim back 25p for every 1 you donate and help with the ongoing preservation and restoration of RRS Discovery For further information click here or to download application form click here or download Gift Aid Form