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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:

Even More Puuurr-fect Scottish Wildcat Kittens

Thursday, 07 Aug 2014

Under the watchful eye of experienced mum Betidh, two rare Scottish wildcat kittens can now be seen playing outside and exploring their enclosure at the ...

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Long lanky legged foals join the herd

Thursday, 07 Aug 2014

The Highland Wildlife Park welcomes the births of two Eastern kiang foals which were born only one day apart. Mothers Boshay and Cin-tsha gave birth on the ...

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Double Celebrations for Red Panda

Friday, 25 Jul 2014

Kitty, the Highland Wildlife Park’s female red panda, gave birth to twins on 15 June. ...

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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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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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