American patrons

The American Patrons of Historic Royal Palaces Inc play a vital role in keeping the palaces alive to delight and inspire the generations of the future.

Great Watching Chamber $10,000 per annum

  • Two places to our unique annual Great Watching Chamber Dinner.
  • Take progress tours and meet the staff behind the scenes before they open to the public.

Great Hall $5,000 per annum

  • Afternoon tea with a curator of your choice. 
  • Breakfast tours, join our experts for tours of our new exhibitions before the palaces open for the day.

Courtyards & Cloisters $2,000 per annum

  • Chief Executive drinks reception, a special evening just for patrons.
  • Privy Council Dinner, hosted by our curators for an intimate and stimulating evening. 

Kitchens & Cellars $1,000 per annum

  • Private Tours, visit us at a time that suits you for a private behind the scenes tour of your choice.
  • Unique opportunities to visit the conservation studios and see the specialists in action.

Alleys & Alcoves $500 per annum

  • Priority booking to selected events before the lines open to our 70,000+ members.
  • Two Private Views. Join us for a glass of wine and the chance to see our brand new exhibitions after the palace has closed for the day.

In addition to your contribution, you will receive

  • Acknowledgement in Historic Royal Palaces UK annual report in the section pertained to Historic Royal Palaces Inc.
  • Subscription to the magazine, ‘Inside Story’.
  • Priority access to lectures and talks by Historic Royal Palaces’ curators in the USA.
  • Specially-organized American Patrons events.
  • Private and behind the scenes tour of the palace of your choice ($1,000 +). 

To request our Patrons leaflet and for further information please contact us today.

Contact us

Development Department +44 (0) 203 3166 6321, email

Historic Royal Palaces Inc. is a tax exempt public charity under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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