Join and support

Your support is vital in helping the Museum continue its pioneering scientific research, education and conservation.

We are a recognised charity and rely on funding from many sources to share our collections with the world.


When you become a Member, you will receive many benefits designed to help you make the most of your time at the Museum.

Gift membership

A Natural History Museum membership is a thoughtful and unique gift for friends and family.

Make a donation

Your support will help the Museum you know and love to inspire the next generation of natural scientists. 

Patrons Circle

This is a time of extraordinary opportunity for the Museum and the global scientific community. As a Patron you can be part of it.

A gift in your will

By leaving a gift to the Museum in your Will, you could help advance the science of nature for the benefit of today's society and future generations.

Why support us?

Your support is critical to ongoing scientific research and education programmes, and the preservation of our collections for future generations.

Corporate partnerships

Your business can benefit from an association with a world-leading scientific institution based in an iconic building in the centre of London.

Support the Museum and make a donation today