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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:

Highland Wildlife Park celebrates conservation during ‘Red November’

Friday, 07 Nov 2014

A zoo-sized conservation challenge, special presentations from keepers and free entry for the drivers of red cars are all part of Highland Wildlife Park’s celebrations ...

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The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland’s Big Cat Strategy

The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland’s Big Cat Strategy

Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014

Chris West, CEO for the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland, says: "The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS) is committed to conservation work with big cats and is ...

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Military Salute Goodbye to Polar Bear Boys

Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014

Ten days, 60 military personnel, 2,240 hours of labour and 615 tonnes of timber and stone later, all in preparation for approximately 250 kilos of ...

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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 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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