North East Wildlife Photography Exhibition 2017

See a judges' selection of images from the prestigious regional wildlife photography competition.



Until Sunday 3 September

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During museum opening hours


Galleria, 1st floor


Donations welcome (free entry). Drop in, no booking required.

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Over 1,600 photographs of North East wildlife were entered into this prestigious regional competition.

The exhibition in the museum’s Galleria showcases some of the amazing wildlife images that were judged as winners and runners-up, plus a digital slideshow of the other contenders.

Will you agree with the judges' decision?

In partnership with the Natural History Society of Northumbria, Alan Hewitt Photography and the Wildlife Trusts of Durham, Tees Valley and Northumberland.