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Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Showcasing some of the best photography talent from around the world, Wildlife Photographer of the Year arrives at the National Museum of Scotland.

Image of Coot Bird on Ice
©Coot on ice by Zhai Zeyu


20th January 2024 - 6th May 2024
From £6.00 to £12.00 per person

Since it’s establishment in 1965, the world-renowned Wildlife Photographer of the Year has grown to become one of the most prestigious photography events of its kind. Touring throughout the world, visitors can expect to see an astonishing array of images, submitted by photographers of all ages and experience levels.

See spectacular images of the diversity and drama of the natural world – everything from leopards in Kenya and snow bison in the USA to possums in Australia and bees in Germany.

If purchased in advance online, adult tickets are priced at £10.00, Over 60s are £8.00 and Student, Unemployed, Disabled, Young Scot are £6.00 for a weekday visit. Higher rates apply for weekend visits and tickets purchased on the day.

A number of associated events will be running throughout the exhibition run, including talks from award-winning wildlife photographers.

A series of accessible events are available, including an audio-described evening on 16 April and a BSL tour on 27 April. For those who appreciate a calmer experience, relaxed morning sessions take place on 03 March and 09 April, and relaxed evening sessions on 12 March 2024.

For more information and to book tickets, visit Wildlife Photographer of the Year.