Latest News

The Blog

A Look at the Cunard Line’s Amazing Three Queens

The beautiful Cunard Building on Liverpool’s Pier Head was purpose built in 1914 as the head quarters for the Cunard Steamship Company. Established in 1839, by Samuel Cunard, the steamship brand has been a world-leader in cruise liners throughout its history. Originally based in Liverpool, the company's history is intricately laced with the city, their fortunes rising and falling together....

Famous Faces Sailing the Seas on Cunard Cruises

Back in the days when the silver screen was the only access people had to the rich and famous, before the days of Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter, you might get lucky and spot a celeb or two enjoying Cunard Cruises for their pleasure. Thanks to the luxurious relaibility of Cunard's finest sea fairing vessels, super stars felt safe and secure...

The Reasons Behind the Cunard White Star Line Merger

The reluctant pairing of the two greatest British shipping companies was facilitated by fraud, scandal and the great depression. The Cunard White Star Line merger was necessary yet difficult and spurred on by the great British public. Read all about how the effects of the great depression were the start of the end of the line for both Cunard and...

The Amazing Artwork that First Sold Cunard Cruises to Travellers

Since taking over the ground floor of the Cunard building Signature Living have began hosting amazing Liverpool events with more yet to come. The Cunard building is one of Liverpool's most iconic pieces of architecture with an astounding history that contributes towards the wealth of maritime heritage associated with Liverpool. We've taken a look at how Cunard's reputation was built...

Cunard Ships During the War

When Britain engaged in the horrific wars of 1914 and 1939. All resources were pulled together to further any and all war efforts. An important part of both wars was the conflict that took place on the high seas. Commercial and leisure ships were requisitioned for service, Cunard ships included. After enjoying a long history as trade and passenger liners,...

Latest News

Get updates here

Don’t miss out on the latest updates from Cunard House.