Who are our supporters?

Who are our supporters?

Lanterns from the 'Into the light' project hanging from an arbour at the palace

We are grateful to all of our supporters for joining with us in helping everyone explore the story of how monarchs and people have shaped society, in some of the greatest palaces ever built.


Campaign Board Members

Lucy Asprey
Lord Borwick
Jean-Louis Bravard
Bruce Carnegie-Brown (Chair)
Susan Cook
Patricia Hodge
Glenn Hurstfield
Lady Judge CBE
Carol Leonard
Penelope Lomax
Charles Mackay
Terry Mansfield CBE
Suzanne Marriott
Luke Meynell
Sir Idris Pearce CBE TD DL FRICS
Allen Sangines-Krause
Julian Stoneman

Historic Royal Palaces inc. (USA) Board Members

Lewis Stetson Allen
Ramesh Bhimsingh
Donald Carlton Burns
Victoria R. Crosby
Danny Homan
Lady Judge CBE
Genevieve Muinzer
Gloria Ricks Taylor

Grants, Awards and Donations

Kensington Palace Project
The Cadogan Charity
Mr Mark Pigott OBE
The Heritage Lottery Fund
Clore Duffield Foundation
The Weston Family
The Richard Edward Marvin Everett Trust
The J. Paul Getty Jnr Charitable Trust
The Gosling Foundation
The Hobson Charity
The Basil Samuel Charitable Trust
The Wolfson Foundation
Jean-Francois and Janet Cristau
The Foyle Foundation
Kevin and Penelope Lomax
Charles and Annmarie Mackay
Paulo and Caroline Pereira
Hamish and Carol Ritchie
The Rothermere Foundation
Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851
Peter and Esther Smedvig
Marylyn Abbott
Ian and Judy Barlow
B G S Cayzer Charitable Trust
William and Olga Fall
The KT Wong Foundation
Mr and Mrs Ronald Freeman
Netherby Trust
Allen and Lorena Sangines-Krause
Dr Helmut & Prof. Anna Sohmen
Julian Stoneman Productions
Bruce and Jane Carnegie-Brown
Development Securities plc
Margaret Giffen Charitable Trust
Historic Royal Palaces inc
Andre and Rosalie Hoffman
Nancy Irsay
Nicholas Segal and Genevieve Muinzer
Mitsubishi Electric
Coutts Charitable Trust
Broadley Charitable Trust
Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea Decorative and Fine Arts Society

Historic Royal Palaces would also like to thank those donors and supporters who became part of Kensington's Historic Royal Family, as well as those who wish to remain anonymous.

Clore Learning Centre
Clore Duffield Foundation 
Bradbury Foundation
Coleman Charitable Trust
Arnold Burton 1998 Charitable Trust
Chapman Charitable Trust
Morgan Crucible Company Charitable Trust
The Weston Family
Clore Learning Centre Volunteers

Conservation of the White Tower
Man Group plc Charitable Trust
CHK Charities Limited
The H.B. Allen Charitable Trust
The Getty Foundation
Kirby Laing Foundation
Mercers' Company
The 29th May 1961 Charitable Trust
The Wolfson Foundation

Conservation of the Royal Kitchens at Kew

Henry VIII's tapestries revealed
University of Manchester
The Charles Hayward Foundation
The Clothworkers' Foundaiton
The Dyers Company
Kingston University

Conservation and Learning
Aldgate and Allhallows Barking Exhibition Foundation
Arts and Humanities Research Council (with Kingston University)
Chapman Charitable Trust
Historic Royal Palace Inc
Sir John Cass's Foundation
John Lyons Charity
Richmond Parish Lands Charity
Fidelity UK Foundation
The Schroder Foundation
Tower Hill Trust
Worshipful Company of Upholders
World Monument Fund for Architectural Preservation in Great Britain

Gardens and Estates
Eranda Foundation

The Art Fund


Corporate Support

Premier Partner (2012- 2022)
De Beers Group of Companies and Forevermark

Premier Partner, Tower of London (2008-11)
Man Group plc

Premier Partner (2007)
The Diamond Trading Company

(support of HRP's youth outreach and education work at Kensington Palace)

Estée Lauder Companies
(sponsor of the Fashion Rules exhibition at Kensington Palace0

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
(support of the HRP Image Library Project)

Royal Salute Scotch Whisky
(Brand Partner of the tradition of Royal Gun Salutes at HM Tower of London)

Impressions of China Ltd
(Gold Royal Partner through a joint partnership with the Royal Armouries)

History US
(Bronze Royal Partner through a joint partnership with the Royal Armouries)

Gold Corporate Member
Harvey’s of Edinburgh

Full Corporate Members
Bloomberg L.P
Johnson Matthey Plc
Marsh & McLennan Companies 
Steria Ltd
Swiss Re

Associate Corporate Members
Mitie Group

Palace Partners
Berkeley Law
Civil Service Club
The Comets
Defra SSA
Embassy of Finland
Embassy of the Russian Federation
Endeavour Energy UK Limited
EV Bullen
Gazprom Marketing & Trading
John Lewis Partnership 
Kingston University London
Nikon UK Limited 
Oamps Insurance
Smith & Williamson
State Street
Waitrose Ltd

The King's Presence Chamber

The Court Leadership Circle
The Cadogan Charity
The Clore Duffield Foundation
De Beers Group of Companies and Forevermark
The Later Sir Paul Getty
The Gosling Foundation
Eric Hotung CBE
Man Group plc Charitable Trust
Mr Mark Pigott KBE

Platinum Key Holders
Fidelity UK Foundation
Man Group plc
Royal Salute
The Garfield Weston Foundation
The Wolfson Foundation

Gold Key Holders
The H.B. Allen Charitable Trust
Energy Invest
Esteé Lauder Comapnies
The Richard Edward Marvin Everett Trust
J Paul Getty Jnr Charitable Trust
The Hobson Charity
HSBC Private Bank (UK) Limited
Basil Samuel Charitable Trust

Silver Key Holders
The Art Fund
The Bradbury Foundation
British Gas
The Clothworkers' Foundation
Mr & Mrs Jean Francois Cristau
Diamond Trading Company
The Eranda Foundation
The Foyle Foundation
Harvey's of Edinburgh Ltd
Johnson Matthey Plc
Kevin and Penelope Lomax
Charles & Annmarie Mackay
Mamma Mia!
Marsh & McLennan Companies
Paulo and Caroline Pereira
Mr and Mrs Neil Record
Mr and Mrs Hamish Ritchie
The Rothermere Foundation
Mr and Mrs Peter Smedvig

Bronze Key Holders
Marylyn Abbott
Aviva plc
Ian & Judy Barlow
Bloomberg L.P.
Bruce & Jane Carnegie-Brown
The B G S Cayzer Charitable Trust
CH2M Hill
Chivas Brothers Limited
The Sir John Cass Foundation
Cushman & Wakefield
Mr & Mrs William Fall
Mr & Mrs Ronald Freeman
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
The Getty Foundation
Goldman Sachs
Alderman Alison Gowman
The Charles Hayward Foundation
John Lyon's Charity
The KT Wong Foundation
Charles & Nicky Manby
Mitie Group
Mitsubishi Electric
The Netherby Trust
Ordnance Survey
Paulson Europe LLP
The Pilgrim Trust
Prudential plc
The Radcliffe Trust
Royal Bank of Scotland plc
Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851
Russell Reynolds Associates
Mr and Mrs Allen Sanginés-Krause
The Schroder Foundation 
Dr Helmut and Prof Anna Sohmen
Steria Limited
Julian Stoneman Productions
Telecity Group
The 29th May 1961 Charitable Trust
Towers Watson

Honorary Members
Angela Heylin OBE
Field Marshal The Rt Hon the Lord Inge of Richmond KG GCB DL and Lady Inge


Great Watching Chamber
Anon x 1
G. Garcia
John Hobbs
WRA Charitable Trust

Great Hall
Anon x 2
Mr Dimitry Afanasiev
Bruce & Jane Carnegie-Brown Charitable Trust
Luke & Joanna Meynell

Courtyards and Cloisters
Anon x 2
Dr & Mrs Stuart Blackie
Peter & Diana Butler
Susan Cook
Julietta Dexter
Anne Herd
Mr & Mrs Ian Gascoigne-Pees
Dr & Mrs Steve Groves
Golden Bottle Trust
Mr & Mrs Anthony Hall
Richard Harrold
Miss Peggy Hui
Mr Glenn Hurstfield
David Jackson
The Hon Mrs Virginia Lovell
Mr G.J. Low
Mr & Mrs Henry Lumley
The National Magazine Company Limited
Ben Monaghan
Andrew & Christine Redpath
Mr & Mrs Vinton

Kitchens and Cellars
Anon x 4
Judy Abbott
Anne Brereton
William Cameron
Nigel Clarke
Joan Cottle
Michael Day
C-E Eliot-Cohen's Charitable Settlement
Sue Farr
Chris Farrelly
Miss Wendi Findorak
Paul Gray
Louise Higginbottom
Danny Homan
Lady Judge
Audrey & Ivan Harkins
Mrs Suzanne Marriott
Chris Martin
Izabela Mayne
Serrie Meakins
The Melville Charitable Trust
Mrs D Midmer
Sir Adrian Montague
Mrs Louise Morgan-Jones
Mrs Donna Ockenden
Lady Purves
George & Patti White
Deborah Williams

Alleys and Alcoves
Anon x 3
Jo Butler
David Cossell
Doug Close & Nick Todd
Canon JCD Cook
Tania Fitzgerald
Charlotte Fletcher
Mrs Gina George
Mark Harris
Adam Harvey
Jennifer Hicks
Darren P. Leftwich
Jane & Robert Miller
Richard & Jane Reid
Janet P. Robb
Stephen Schick
Helen Stanley
Katrina Tanzer
Mr & Mrs Timms
Mr & Mrs Thompson
Emanuella Watson-Gandy

and with thanks to the American Patrons of Historic Royal Palace Inc.

Honorary Patrons of Historic Royal Palaces

Dr Tracy Borman
George Clarke
Sarah Gristwood
Adam Hart-Davis
Todd Longstaffe-Gowan
Grayson Perry
Liza Picard
Alison Weir
Dr Kate Williams

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