Wildlife Photographer of the Year


© Qing Lin - The Insiders

Reconnect with the wonder of nature through the magic of photography. Image: © Qing Lin - The Insiders


    The world-renowned exhibition, on loan from the Natural History Museum in London, will open on 30 March 2018. The 100 extraordinary images celebrate the diversity of the natural world, from intimate animal portraits to astonishing wild landscapes.

    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. 

    Winning images are selected for their creativity, originality and technical excellence. Launching in 1965 and attracting 361 entries, today the competition receives almost 50,000 entries from 92 countries highlighting its enduring appeal. This year’s 100 award-winning images will embark on an international tour that allows them to be seen by millions of people. 

    30 March - 14 October 2018

    Wildlife Photographer of the Year is developed and produced by the Natural History Museum, London.

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    Image: © Qing Lin - The Insiders

    Ticket information

    Open daily, 9.30am–5pm, from 30  March to 14 October 2018.

    Enjoy a FREE 3D movie

    Ticket includes bonus 20 min 3D film Great White Shark (when available)

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    Become a Maritime Museum Member and receive FREE entry to the exhibition. 

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