Ways to donate

You can support the Museum's work in the following ways:

Text to donate

Text LOVE to 70007 to make a *£3 donation.

* You will be charged £3 plus the cost of one message at your standard network rate. The Museum will receive between £2.81 and £2.99 of your gift, depending on your network provider. UK handsets only.

Donate online
Make an instant donation online with JustGiving and help support out research into issues that threaten all life on earth such as biodiversity loss, climate change and disease.
Donate now online

Make a single gift by credit or debit card, cheque or Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) cheque
Complete the donation form and return it to Development, Natural History Museum, FREEPOST LON17266, LONDON, SW7 5YZ.

Download a Donation Form PDF (392.1 KB)

Make a regular gift by direct debit
Making your gift by Direct Debit is the most convenient and efficient way to support the Museum. This reduces our administration costs allowing a greater proportion to fund the Museum’s work.

To set up a regular gift, contact the Development team on tel: +44 (0)20 7942 5815

Donate by phone
To donate by credit/debit card please call the Development team on tel: +44 (0)20 7942 5815 and your donation will be taken over the phone.

Leave a legacy
Find out how you can make a lasting impact by leaving a legacy. The Development team are happy to discuss your wishes further. Contact the Development team on tel: +44 (0)20 7942 5815.
Learn more about Leaving a legacy

American donors
US residents can give tax efficiently through the American Friends of the Natural History Museum. For more information, please contact the Development team on tel: +44 (0)20 7942 5815.
Find out more about American Friends

Gift Aid
Whichever way you choose to give, don’t forget to gift aid your donation. Thanks to Gift Aid, if you are a UK taxpayer we can reclaim the tax you have already paid on it, increasing its value to us.