The award winning Learning Team at Dundee Heritage Trust is passionate about developing and delivering innovative learning experiences, from formal education visits to community based projects, at RRS Discovery and Verdant Works.
Discovery Point is an award-winning visitor attraction which tells the story of Discovery from her beginnings in Dundee, her amazing Antarctic expedition with Captain Scott and her voyages thereafter.View More
From Pirate Trails to experiencing life as a Polar Explorer, we offer an exciting range of cross-curricular learning activities for primary and nursery schools.View More
From S1 Life as a Polar Explorer workshops to National 5 Travel and Tourism Case Studies, we offer an exciting range of learning opportunities at Discovery Point.View More
From facilitating sketching days to delivering Travel and Tourism talks – get in touch if you think we can enhance learning experiences for your group.View More
To view our current class activities and downloads, please use the button below.View More
For more information or to make a booking please contact the learning team on t: +44 (0) 1382 309078 or e: firstname.lastname@example.org
Booking and Costs
£4.25 per pupil
1 free adult per 10 children
Adults £7.50 each thereafter
A combined ticket to both Verdant Works and Discovery Point is also available at £7.00 per pupil / £14.00 per additional adult. Joint tickets are valid for up to a year and can be used by another class.
Xplore Dundee Class Pass
If you’re bringing a class to Discovery Point from within Dundee, why not come by public transport and take advantage of the Xplore Dundee Class Pass? This allows up to 33 pupils and 6 adults to travel on any Xplore bus service for just £50 for the whole day. For further information about using and buying a Class Pass, see the Xplore Dundee website.
We are extremely grateful to our funders, whose generous support makes our Learning Programme possible:
Tay Charitable Trust RJ Larg Family Trust Aberbrothock Skea Charitable Trust St Katharine’s Fund
WM Sword Charitable Trust