RZSS Media Centre

Welcome to the media centre for the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland.

Here you can find out about the history of RZSS, our mission and the work we do at Edinburgh Zoo, the Highland Wildlife Park and our conservation projects in Scotland and around the world. You can also read our latest press releases.

To get in touch with our PR team please email media@rzss.org.uk or telephone 0131 314 0383/12.


Minister gives seal of approval for Scottish Wildcat Action project

24/08/2016 in Highland Wildlife Park

Roseanna Cunningham MSP – Cabinet Secretary for the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform – lent her support to the Scottish Wildcat Action project on a visit to RZSS Highland Wildlife Park today, Wednesday 24 August.


Nils Olav the most famous king penguin in the world, parades his way to a new honour

22/08/2016 in Edinburgh Zoo

On Monday morning, 22 August, His Majesty the King of Norway’s Guard paid a very special visit to RZSS Edinburgh Zoo to bestow a unique honour upon our resident king penguin Sir Nils Olav. Already a knight, the most famous king penguin in the world was given the new title of “Brigadier Sir Nils Olav”.


Edinburgh Zoo Social Animals - August Part 2

21/08/2016 in Edinburgh Zoo

Our social media fans have been sharing some great photos from their recent visits with us across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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