15F6 Wildlife Photographer of the Year 53 | Natural History Museum

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 53

A portrait of an elephant

Explore the world's best nature photography, highlighting the incredible range of life on Earth. Opens 20 October.

The exhibition of 100 images records the beauty and drama of the natural world, from tiny insects to massive mammals.

This year's competition attracted almost 50,000 entries from professionals and amateurs across 92 countries.

See winning images selected by a panel of judges for their creativity, originality and technical excellence.

This year's exhibition, showcasing the fifty-third year of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, will open on 20 October.


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  • 20 October 2017 until 28 May 2018

  • Online

    Adult £12.50

    Child and concession £7

    Family £25 - £34.50


    On the door

    Adult £13.50

    Child and concession £8

    Family £28 - £38


    Free for MembersPatrons, children under four and Disability Personal Assistants.

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Can't make it to London?

The new Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition is touring the UK and internationally from October 2017 until December 2018. 

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