Wildlife Photographer of the Year

The world-renowned exhibition, on loan from the Natural History Museum in London, will open at The Collection Museum on 3rd July 2021

Featuring exceptional images which capture fascinating animal behaviour, spectacular species and the breathtaking diversity of the natural world. Using photography's unique emotive power to engage and inspire audiences, the images shine a light on stories and species around the world and encourage a future of advocating for the planet.

Wildlife Photographer of the Year is the most prestigious photography event of its kind, providing a global platform that showcases the natural world’s most astonishing and challenging sights for over 50 years. Launching in 1965 and attracting 361 entries, today the competition receives over 49,000 entries from all over the world, highlighting its enduring appeal. This year’s award-winning images will embark on an international tour that will allow them to be seen by over a million people. 

Opening Times:

10am - 4pm, Thursday - Monday

Friday Late Night Openings:

6th August - open until 8pm
13th August - open until 8pm
20th August - open until 8pm
27th August - open until 8pm 

Tickets and Pricing Details:

Adult: £6 

Concession: £5

6 - 16 Year Olds: £4

5 and Under: Free

Art Fund Adult: £3 - You will be asked to show present your card on arrival

Art Fund Concession: £2.50 - You will be asked to present your card on arrival

Museums Association card holders need to bring their card with them to enable free entry into the exhibition on the day of their visit

Pre-booking is advised to guarantee entry. To help us manage visitor flow and guarantee your entry to the exhibition, please ensure you arrive on time for your allocated ticket slot.