HMS Unicorn’s annual exhibition programme is designed for visitors of all ages and interests.
Focussing on different areas of maritime, naval and social history, our team work alongside historians, artists and veterans to produce a variety of new exhibitions throughout the year.
Scroll down to discover some of our past and present exhibitions.
Mermaids & Merpeople: A Maritime Mystery
HMS Unicorn’s summer exhibition explores the history of different legendary maritime creatures and the myths behind them. These tales and traditions come from across the globe and date back to the earliest civilisations.
This exhibition has been curated in partnership with Dr Charles Paxton, Research Fellow at the University of St Andrews.
The Arctic Convoys of World War Two
Curated in partnership with the Russian Arctic Convoys Club (RACC), this exhibition commemorates the veterans of the Arctic Convoys and the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War.
Discover the incredible history of the ships that kept the supply routes open to Russian, through the stories of the men who served on board.
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