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Our supporters

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
  • Pim Baxter OBE
  • Alison Bishop
  • David Cruickshank
  • Mallory Factor
  • William Fall (Chair)
  • Lucinda Holmes
  • Carol Leonard
  • Perminder Mann
  • Suzanne Marriott
  • General Sir Gordon Messenger KCB DSO* OBE DL
  • Rak Patel
  • Richard Taylor
  • Trelawny Williams
  • Louise Wilson

Baroque Palace at Hampton Court Palace

  • DCMS Wolfson
  • Museum and Galleries Improvement Fund

Chapel Royal of St Peter ad Vincula

  • The Dowley Charitable Trust
  • The Foyle Foundation
  • The Hobson Charity
  • Graham and Amanda Hutton
  • ICAP plc
  • Mrs Aud Jebsen
  • The Kirby Laing Foundation
  • The Leathersellers’ Company Charitable Fund
  • Charles and Annmarie Mackay
  • Professor Anthony Mellows OBE TD and Mrs Elizabeth Mellows
  • Dr John Meredith
  • Peter Parker TD
  • Mr Mark Pigott KBE
  • The Joseph Rank Foundation
  • Bjorn Saven
  • Richard Walduck OBE DL
  • Louise Wilson
  • Michael Uren OBE

Kensington Palace (2014 – 2018)

  • Anon
  • DCMS Wolfson Museum and Galleries Improvement Fund
  • The Mallinckrodt Foundation
  • The Schroder Foundation

Welcome to Kensington – a palace for everyone

  • Heritage Lottery Fund
  • Marylyn Abbott
  • Anon
  • Ian and Judy Barlow
  • Broadley Charitable Trust
  • The Cadogan Charity
  • Bruce and Jane Carnegie-Brown
  • The BGS Cayzer Charitable Trust
  • The Clore Duffield Foundation
  • Coutts Charitable Trust
  • Jean-Francois and Janet Cristau
  • Development Securities plc
  • The Richard Edward Marvin Everett Trust
  • William and Olga Fall
  • The Foyle Foundation
  • Mr and Mrs Ronald Freeman
  • Garfield Weston Foundation
  • J Paul Getty Jnr Charitable Trust
  • The Margaret Giffen Charitable Trust
  • The Gosling Foundation
  • Historic Royal Palaces, Inc.
  • The Hobson Charity
  • Andre and Rosalie Hoffmann
  • Mrs Nancy Irsay
  • Kevin and Penelope Lomax
  • Charles and Annmarie Mackay
  • Mitsubishi Electric
  • The Netherby Trust
  • Paulo and Caroline Pereira
  • Mr Mark Pigott KBE
  • Mr and Mrs Hamish Ritchie
  • The Rothermere Foundation
  • Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851
  • The Basil Samuel Charitable Trust
  • Allen and Lorena Sangines-Krause
  • Nicholas Segal and Genevieve Muinzer
  • Mr and Mrs Peter Smedvig
  • Julian Stoneman Productions
  • Dr Helmut and Prof. Anna Sohmen
  • Swarovski
  • The Wolfson Foundation
  • The KT Wong Foundation

Conservation and Learning

  • The Apollo Foundation
  • The Duke of Buccleuch & Queensberry and the Trustees of the Buccleuch Living Heritage Trust
  • The Clothworkers’ Foundation
  • John S Cohen Foundation
  • The Eranda Rothschild Foundation
  • Father James Trust
  • Historic Royal Palaces, Inc.
  • The J P Jacobs Charitable Trust
  • John Lyon’s Charity
  • The SITA Trust
  • The Thames Landscape Strategy
  • Mrs Deborah Williams –in support of Gardens apprentices via WRAGS
  • Worshipful Company of Tin Plate Workers alias Wire Workers


  • The Charles Wolfson Charitable Trust

Corporate Support


  • 3i - HRP's Learning & Engagement programme
  • Burberry – Lead Sponsor of Superbloom 2022
  • Cunard - Supporting Partner of Crown to Couture
  • Garrard – Partner to re-present the Jewel House and Associate Partner of Crown to Couture
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation - HRP's Learning & Engagement programme
  • Optio Group - supporter of Superbloom 2023
  • Royal Salute Scotch Whisky - Brand Partner of the tradition of Royal Gun Salutes at HM Tower of London

Corporate Members

In-Kind support


Great Watching Chamber

Dominic Christian & Kate Birch
Peter & Diana Butler
Dr Martin & Dani Clarke
Ms Susan Cook
Mr J.J. Harding
Mrs Serrie Meakins
Nick Segal & Genevieve Muinzer
Phil & Caroline Swallow
WRA Charitable Trust
and those that wish to remain anonymous

Great Hall

Mr & Mrs Anthony Hall
Geoff Low
Mrs D Midmer
Robert & Jane Miller
Mrs Donna Ockenden
Andrew & Christine Redpath
Nicholas and Amanda Wachsmuth Heavens
John Wills
and those that wish to remain anonymous

Courtyards and Cloisters

Mark & Priscilla Austen
Mr Ian Barlow DL
Dr & Mrs Stuart Blackie
Marie Louise Bradley
Claudio Chittaro
Anthony Dinkin QC
Mr & Mrs G.J. Dunlop
Mr & Mrs P. Geddes
The Golden Bottle Trust
Anne Herd
Rev. Niall Johnston
The Hon Mrs Virginia Lovell
The Melville Charitable Trust
Dean Rowell
Bill Toner
and those that wish to remain anonymous

Kitchens and Cellars

John Barnes
Mr E Q F Brown
Joe Calder
Andrew Chamberlain
C-E Eliot-Cohen's Charitable Settlement
Chris Farrelly
Mr & Mrs Ian Gascoigne-Pees
Gaia Guerra Borghese
Ivan & Audray Harkins
Louise Higginbottom
Mr Glenn Hurstfield
James Lawson
Suzanne Marriott
James McDonald
Mrs Louise Morgan-Jones
Lady Purves
Colleen Riley
Lisa Sensier
Dana Shapiro
Mr & Mrs Kevin Smith
Deborah Williams
Dan Wolfe
and those that wish to remain anonymous

Alleys and Alcoves

Richard Ascough
Jo Butler
Irene Colesby
Michael Day
Charlotte Fletcher
Tania Hudson
Amy Kent
Chris Martin
Jean McKay
Dawn Pillans
Frixos Savvides
Stan Tallett
and those that wish to remain anonymous

With thanks to the American Patrons of Historic Royal Palaces, Inc.

Honorary Patrons of Historic Royal Palaces

Todd Longstaffe-Gowan
Peggy Hui
Alison Weir

The King’s Presence Chamber

The Court Leadership Circle

The Cadogan Charity
The Clore Duffield Foundation
The Gosling Foundation
Mark Pigott KBE KStJ
Garfield Weston Foundation
The Members of Historic Royal Palaces
De Beers Group & Forevermark
Man Group plc Charitable Trust

Platinum Key Holders

Mrs Aud Jebsen
The Foyle Foundation
The Wolfson Foundation
3i Group
Estée Lauder Companies Inc
Chivas Brothers

Gold Key Holders

The H.B. Allen Charitable Trust
The Eranda Rothschild Foundation
The Richard Edward Marvin
Everett Trust
J Paul Getty Jnr Charitable Trust
The Hobson Charity
Basil Samuel Charitable Trust
The Star Family Foundation
Dtex Systems
Harvey’s of Edinburgh Ltd
Marsh & McLennan Companies

Silver Key Holders

The Art Fund
The International Beefeater Club of America
The Bradbury Foundation
Mr & Mrs Bruce Carnegie-Brown
The B.G.S. Cayzer Charitable Trust
The Clothworkers’ Foundation
Mr & Mrs Jean-François Cristau
Mr & Mrs William Fall
John Lyon’s Charity
Kevin & Penelope Lomax
Charles Mackay CBE & Annmarie Mackay
Paulo & Caroline Pereira
Mr & Mrs Neil Record
Mr & Mrs Hamish Ritchie
The Rothermere Foundation
Mr & Mrs Peter Smedvig
Michael Uren OBE
Bloomberg L.P.
Cass Business School
Coates & Seely
John Lewis Partnership
Mitsubishi Electric

Bronze Key Holders

The Apollo Foundation
Backstage Trust
Ian & Judy Barlow
Dominic & Valda Burke
City of London Corporation
Dr Martin and Dani Clarke
Sir John Cass’s Foundation
Dominic Christian and Kate Birch
Susan Cook
Mallory and Elizabeth Factor
Mr & Mrs Ronald Freeman
Mr Guillermo Garcia
The Getty Foundation
Alderman Alison Gowman
The Charles Hayward Foundation
Peggy Hui
Graham & Amanda Hutton
The KT Wong Foundation
Dani Lachowicz
The Mallinckrodt Foundation
Charles & Nicky Manby
The Mercer Family
Dr John E Meredith CBE & Mrs L Meredith
Nick Segal & Genevieve Muinzer
The Netherby Trust
The Pilgrim Trust
The Radcliffe Trust
The Joseph Rank Foundation
Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851
Mr & Mrs Allen Sanginés-Krause
Björn Savén
The Schroder Foundation
John & Annie Short
Mark Smith
Dr Helmut & Prof Anna Sohmen
Swire Charitable Trust
Tim & Charlotte Syder
The 29th May 1961 Charitable Trust
John and Marian Walden
M Louise Wilson
The Charles Wolfson Charitable Trust
WRA Charitable Trust
By Word of Mouth Ltd
The Comets
CSSC Sports & Leisure
Grange Hotels
HASSRA Sports & Leisure
Simon J Lycett Ltd
NEX Group
Robert Bosch UK Holdings Ltd
Squire’s Garden Centres
Julian Stoneman Productions

Honorary Members

Dame Glenda Bailey DBE
Michael Day CVO
Angela Heylin OBE LVO
The late Rt Hon the Lord Inge of Richmond KG GCB DL & Lady Inge
The late Terry Mansfield CBE

Historic Royal Palaces Ambassadors

Sir Trevor McDonald OBE
Sir David Cannadine
Bruce Carnegie-Brown
Charles Mackay

Grants, Awards and Donations

Hillsborough Castle

Dr Mark Pigott KBE
Garfield Weston Foundation
The Clore Duffield Foundation
The Foyle Foundation
The Wolfson Foundation
Apollo Foundation
Constance Cincotta*
Mr Graham Glover
Daniel Hildebrand & Nicola Jackson*
Niall Johnston
The Star Family Foundation*

The Magic Garden

The Gosling Foundation
The Cadogan Charity
The Mercer Family Foundation
The Margaret Giffen Charitable Trust
The Members and American Friends of Historic Royal Palaces