The Dundee Maritime Trail

A two kilometre route near to Dundee City Centre: the Dundee Maritime Trail  links together features which celebrate Dundee's connection with the maritime world and passes by a number of tourist attractions including: Discovery Point, HMS Unicorn and the V&A Dundee Museum of Design.

To explore the trail start on our trail guide page


The Dundee Maritime Trail is thankful for the support of the following people:

  • Dundee City Council: City Development Department
  • Dundee City Libraries: Local History Department
  • The City Centre and Harbour Community Council
  • The Unicorn Preservation Society
  • Historians Andrew Jeffrey and James Page
  • Dundee City Archives
  • Tay Road Bridge
  • Forth Ports
  • Abertay Historical Society

This website will remain under construction for some time as we continue to collate new information and stories. New contributions are always welcome.




You may also be interested in the following trails also located nearby:

Riverside Walk

A linear 5km route extending westwards from Discovery Point to the Riverside Nature Park, passing the airport and the University Of Dundee Botanic Gardens Read More Here

Discovery Walk

A short series of plaques located in Slessor Gardens which celebrates Dundee's impact on the world by the many extraordinary people who have lived and worked in the city. Read More Here

Dundee Heritage Walks

A series of walks in the city which largely focus on our rich architectural heritage -