The V&A is a charity and relies on your support. By supporting the V&A through donations, Membership or volunteering, you are helping make the V&A a world-class centre of excellence in art and design. Support from members of the public, companies and charitable organisations helps us to build and refurbish galleries, curate world-class exhibitions, improve facilities, conserve and study the collection, buy objects and develop our learning and events programme.
V&A Members enjoy unlimited free entry to all V&A exhibitions; Members-only previews; use of the V&A Members’ Room; a free subscription to the V&A Magazine; special events and more.
We greatly rely on your generous support to help fund conservation, research, scholarships, access to the arts, and other important projects. Please give what you can to help make the work of the V&A possible.
You can donate online, call +44 (0)20 7942 2271 and select option 3 (09.30 - 17.30), download the form below, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
A fantastic way to support the V&A is by donating to our current appeal.
Gift Aid on your donation
If you are a UK Tax Payer, you can boost your donation by emailing or posting us a Gift Aid declaration form which allows us to claim an extra 25% on top of your donation, at no cost to you.
Corporate Members enjoy privileged access to the our world-class exhibitions, events and expertise, free staff entry to all exhibitions, discounted hire of our stunning entertaining spaces and much more...
We work with a range of industries in a variety of ways widening brand awareness and delivering return on investment. Our partnerships are flexible and offer great benefits.
Patrons enjoy privileged behind-the-scenes tours with exclusive access to curators and museum experts, invites to private views and much more while providing vital funding for projects and object acquisitions.
A gift in your Will
Legacy and in-memory gifts, large or small, continue to make a huge contribution to the life of the museum.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7942 2716
FuturePlan is an ambitious programme of development that is transforming the V&A. The best contemporary designers are creating exciting new galleries and visitor facilities, while revealing and restoring the beauty of the original building. FuturePlan is almost entirely funded by private donations and is succeeding thanks to the extraordinary commitment of our supporters.
American Friends and international supporters
The V&A has a busy international programme with exhibitions and loans, cultural partnerships, academic exchanges, skills sharing and trading in many countries around the world. This work is underpinned by a network of international supporters and advocates, providing much needed funding and advice.