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Welcome to the Highland Wildlife Park


Discover Scottish wildlife and endangered animals of the world's mountains and tundra in our spectacular setting. Drive around the Main Reserve in your own car and then investigate the walk-round area on foot.

Plan Your Visit

From ticket prices and opening times, to directions and daily events, the visitor information section on our website has everything you need to plan your trip. Make the most of your visit...


Meet Our Animals

The Wildlife Park has a wide and diverse range of animals. From native species such as the Capercaillie and Scottish Wildcat to those from further afield such as the Amur Tiger and Polar Bear. Meet our animals...


The Highland Wildlife Park was opened in 1972 and, along with Edinburgh Zoo, is run by theRoyal Zoological Society of Scotland (registered charity SC004064).

Latest News:

Muskox Birth Gives Keepers Reason for Hope

Sunday, 29 Jun 2014

Keepers at Highland Wildlife Park are excited to announce the arrival of a muskox calf. ...

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Extra £50,000 Support for Scottish Conservation Charity

Friday, 20 Jun 2014

Conservation charity the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS), owners of Edinburgh Zoo and Highland Wildlife Park, is delighted to confirm they have received an ...

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Snow Monkey Babies Say Hello

Thursday, 19 Jun 2014

Three newborn Japanese macaque babies are putting on quite the show at Highland Wildlife Park, Kingussie. Despite being small enough to fit in the palm ...

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Opening Times

July. to Aug.

10.00 am - 6.00 pm

Apr, May, June, Sept, Oct.

10.00 am - 5.00 pm

Nov. to Mar.

10.00 am - 4.00 pm



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Save time by booking your tickets online.

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Daily Events

Get the most out of your visit by attending our daily talks.

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Keeper For a Day

Enjoy the thrill of the ultimate Highland Wildlife Experience!

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