You can support the Museum's work in the following ways:
Text to donate
Support our I Love Dippy campaign
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.
Make an instant donation via our online shop and decide which area of our work you would like to support.
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Make a single gift by cheque or credit card
Complete our donation form and return it to the Natural History Museum by one of the following means:
You can give by cheque, Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) cheque or by credit/debit card.
Download a Donation Form PDF (108.8 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.
Or make a regular gift as a Patron of our Annual Fund.
How to Become a Patron of the Annual Fund
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
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
Whichever way you choose to give, don’t forget to gift aid your donation. If you are a UK taxpayer and you chose to gift aid your donation, we can reclaim the tax you have already paid on it, increasing its value to us.