Learning on HMS Unicorn


HMS Unicorn is committed to supporting learning and access for all our visitors. We welcome all school and educational visits and encourage both formal and informal learning experiences.

A photograph of visitors exploring HMS Unicorn
Exploring HMS Unicorn

For more information, please contact HMS Unicorn’s Learning and Engagement Officer at finlay@hmsunicorn.org.uk

Nursery and School Visits

We offer a range of interactive tours and hands-on workshops for nurseries, schools and youth groups. For more information, please read our Learning Guide.

For teachers and leaders we provide an Information Pack  which contains further details about visiting Scotland’s Oldest Ship.

Our Pre-Visit Notes provide information about the ship for your class and explain what they will see on board.

Talks and Outreach

HMS Unicorn offers a lively outreach programme, with presentations tailored to your own requirements.

So, if you are part of a club or society and would like us to deliver a talk about the history and future of HMS Unicorn, then please get in touch.

Our Talks Leaflet provides further information about our talk and outreach programme.

Activity Sheets

We have a great selection of activity sheets that are perfect for kids to learn more about HMS Unicorn. You can download these sheets for free and they can be used before, during or after a visit to the ship.

Break the Code

Colours of HMS Unicorn

Design Your Cabin

HMS Unicorn Quiz Sheet

Jackspeak Wordsearch

Join the Wrens

Life in the Georgian Navy

The History of HMS Unicorn