Who are 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

  • Bruce Carnegie-Brown
  • Rupert Gavin
  • Hilary Alexander
  • Lucy Asprey
  • John Barnes
  • Lord Borwick
  • Jean-Louis Bravard
  • Adrian Clark
  • Susan CookWilliam Fall
  • Glenn Hurstfield
  • Carol Leonard
  • Penny Lomax
  • Charles Mackay
  • Terry Mansfield
  • Suzanne Marriott
  • Louise Wilson
  • Patricia Hodge
  • Lady Barbara Judge
  • Julian Stoneman
  • Simon Mayall
  • Allen Sangines-Krause

The Magic Garden

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 CristauDevelopment Securities plc
  • The Richard Edward Marvin Everett Trust
  • William and Olga Fall
  • Fidelity UK Foundation
  • The Foyle Foundation
  • Mr and Mrs Ronald Freeman
  • The 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
  • 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

Premier Partner (2012-2022)

De Beers Group of Companies and Forevermark


3i  - HRP's Learning & Engagement programme

Estée Lauder Companies - Diana:Her Fashion Story at Kensington Palace

House of Fraser - The restoration of The Great Pagoda at Kew

Maille - Royal Kitchen Garden

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation - Digital Missions & HRP Image Library

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

Stewarts Law LLP - The Tower Remembers & Sensory Palaces

Squire's Garden Centres - Royal Kitchen Garden

Wyevale Garden Centres - Gardener’s Hut at Hampton Court Palace

Gold Corporate Member

Harvey’s of Edinburgh

XL Catlin

Full Corporate Members

Bloomberg L.P

Brown Shipley

Cass Business School

CSSC Sports and Leisure

HASSRA Sports and Leisure

John Lewis Partnership


Marsh & McLennan Companies

Associate Corporate Members

Berkeley Homes

Grange Hotels (Hotel partner)


The Comets

Palace Partners

Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council

Brigham Young University

Civil Service Club

Embassy of the Russian Federation

EV Bullen

Gazprom Marketing & Trading


The Kennel Club

Kingston University London


Leander Construction Ltd.

Lime Stationery & Art

Nikon UK Limited

South West Trains

State Street

In-Kind support


Brand Remedy

Coates & Seeley

DTEX Systems

Edwardian Hotel Group (Hotel partner)

Farrow and Ball


Sir Hans Sloane


Great Watching Chamber

Anon x 1
Dominic Christian & Kate Birch
Dr Martin & Dani Clarke
Luke Johnson
WRA Charitable Trust

Great Hall

Anon x 2
Peter & Diana Butler
Ms Susan Cook
Mr & Mrs Anthony Hall
Ivan & Audray Harkins
Mr & Mrs Henry Lumley
Nick Segal & Genevieve Muinzer
Mrs Donna Ockenden
Phil & Caroline Swallow
George & Patti White

Courtyards and Cloisters

Anon x 7
Caroline Amrolia
Mark & Priscilla Austen
Mr Ian Barlow DL
Dr & Mrs Stuart Blackie
Mr & Mrs G.J. Dunlop
Wendi Findorak
Mr & Mrs Ian Gascoigne-Pees
Mr & Mrs P. Geddes
Golden Bottle Trust
Mr J. J. Harding
Richard Harrold
Anne Herd
Princess-Patsy Holness
Miss Peggy Hui
Mr Glenn Hurstfield
Merlin & Carolyn Hutchings
David Jackson
The Hon Mrs Virginia Lovell
Mr G.J. Low
The National Magazine Company Limited
The Melville Charitable Trust
Mrs D Midmer
Ben & Louise Monaghan
The Pure Package
Andrew & Christine Redpath
Robin Saunders
Matthew & Lucinda Webber
John Wills

Kitchens and Cellars

Anon x 5
Anne Abouchar
Claudio Chittaro
Michael Day
C-E Eliot-Cohen's Charitable Settlement
Chris Farrelly
Paul Gray
Stewart Hasker
Louise Higginbottom
Elizabeth Hussey
Lady Judge
Stephen M. Julius
Mrs Suzanne Marriott
Izabela Mayne
Serrie Meakins
Lady Purves
Mr & Mrs Matthew Spencer
Deborah Williams
Dan Wolfe

Alleys and Alcoves

Anon x 5
Judy Abbott
Richard Ascough
John Barnes
Jo Butler
Lorna Byrne
Irene Colesby
David Cossell
Doug Close & Nick Todd
Canon JCD Cook
Anthony Dinkin QC
Charlotte Fletcher
Anupam Ganguli
Mark Harris
Adam Harvey
Mr & Mrs Howard
Tania Hudson
Niall Johnston
Amy Kent
James Lawson
Darren Leftwich FRGS
Karen Levy
Chris Martin
Jean McKay
Luke & Joanna Meynell
Jane & Robert Miller
Mrs Louise Morgan-Jones
Alyson Nash
Frixos Savvides
Stan Tallett
Katrina Tanzer
Michel Tardy
Mr & Mrs R. P. Tett
Alison Thomas

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

Honorary Patrons of Historic Royal Palaces

Kevin Day
Todd Longstaffe-Gowan
Grayson Perry

The King’s Presence Chamber

The Court Leadership Circle

Anon The Cadogan Charity The Clore Duffield Foundation The Late Sir Paul Getty The Gosling Foundation Eric Hotung CBE Dr Mark Pigott KBE The Garfield Weston Foundation De Beers Group of Companies and Forevermark House of Fraser Man Group plc Charitable Trust The Members of Historic Royal Palaces

Platinum Key Holders

Mrs Aud Jebsen Fidelity UK Foundation The Foyle Foundation The Wolfson Foundation Estée Lauder Companies Inc Man Group plc Royal Salute

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 3i Dtex Systems Harvey’s of Edinburgh Ltd Marsh & McLennan Companies

Silver Key Holders

The Art Fund The B.G.S. Cayzer Charitable Trust The Bradbury Foundation Mr & Mrs Bruce Carnegie-Brown The Clothworkers’ Foundation Mr & Mrs William Fall Bill Ford & Marigay McKee John Lyon’s Charity Kevin & Penelope Lomax Paulo & Caroline Pereira Mr & Mrs Neil Record Mr & Mrs Hamish Ritchie The Rothermere Foundation The Sackler Trust Mr & Mrs Peter Smedvig The Star Family Foundation Charles Mackay CBE & Annmarie Mackay Michael Uren OBE Bloomberg L.P. Diamond Trading Company John Lewis Partnership KPMG LLP Mamma Mia! Mitsubishi Electric Rabobank Sopra Steria Limited XL Catlin

Bronze Key Holders

Anon Mr Ian Barlow DL The Beefeater Club of the United States* Sir John Cass’s Foundation Dominic Christian & Kate Birch Dr Martin and Dani Clarke Mr & Mrs Ronald Freeman G.Garcia The Getty Foundation Alderman Alison Gowman The Charles Hayward Foundation Gabriela & Austin Hearst Miss Peggy Hui Graham and Amanda Hutton The Mallinckrodt Foundation Charles & Nicky Manby The Mercer Family John and Liliana Meredith The Netherby Trust The Pilgrim Trust The Radcliffe Trust Joseph Rank Foundation Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 Mr & Mrs Allen Sanginés-Krause Bjorn Saven The Schroder Foundation Nick Segal & Genevieve Muinzer John and Annie Short Dr Helmut and Prof Anna Sohmen The Syder Foundation The KT Wong Foundation The 29th May 1961 Charitable Trust WRA Charitable Trust Berkeley Law Cass Business School CSSC Sports & Leisure Coach Coates & Seely The Comets Grange Hotels HASSRA Sports & Leisure Panasonic UK Paulson Europe LLP Ralph Lauren Companies Royal Bank of Scotland plc Santander UK plc Simon Lycett Squire’s Garden Centres Stewart’s Law LLP Julian Stoneman Productions Valentino SpA Wyevale Garden Centres Yoox Net-a-Porter Group

Honorary Members

Glenda Bailey OBE Angela Heylin OBE LVO The Rt Hon. the Lord Inge of Richmond KG GCB DL & Lady Inge

Historic Royal Palaces Ambassadors

Sir Trevor McDonald OBE

Grants, Awards and Donations

Hillsborough Castle

Dr Mark Pigott KBE The 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 Restoration of the Great Pagoda at Kew

House of Fraser

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