Wednesday 22 July – Saturday 22 August 2015 - FREE entry

The acclaimed World Press Photo exhibition is back at the Scottish Parliament this summer.  

The World Press Photo exhibition is an international contest for photojournalists and features 130 moving and thought provoking images taken during the course of 2014.

Now in its 58th year, the annual World Press Photo Contest is the world’s leading international contest for photojournalists,

Led by Michele McNally, director of photography and assistant managing editor of The New York Times, the jury awarded the overall prize to Danish photographer Mads Nissen for his intimate portrait of Jon and Alex, a gay couple, in St Petersburg.

So be inspired to see the world differently by visiting the World Press Photo exhibition, which is on display until the 22 August. Open 10:00am to 5:00pm Monday to Saturday, admission is free.


  • We have created two short videos to help you in your preparation for visiting the Scottish Parliament.

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