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Welcome to 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.

Please note: The park will be closed 9th to 13th of March due to an upgrade to the site power supply. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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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:

Walker and Arktos Celebrate International Polar Bear Day 2015

Friday, 27 Feb 2015

International Polar Bear Day is on Friday 27th of February and Walker and Arktos, Scotland’s only polar bears will be celebrating. ...

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2015 Science Summer School Dates Announced

Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015

Dates for Science Summer School 2015 at Highland Wildlife Park have just been announced. ...

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Boeuf's Christmas Pudding

Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014

Six month old muskox, Boeuf, will get his first taste of Christmas this year. The youngster will be surprised with special festive enrichment - papier-mâché ...

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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



Book Online!

Save time and money when you book 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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