US and UK Friends of the Science Museum

Whether you are based in the UK or the US, you can support the Science Museum's ambition to be the best place in the world for people to enjoy science.

Your donation can help us bring life-enhancing experiences to visitors of all ages, through our world-class exhibitions and unrivalled collections.

In the USA, donations can be made to US Friends of the Science Museum, which is an independent charity that supports the work of the Science Museum in the United Kingdom. US Friends of the Science Museum receives full tax-exempt status from the IRS under section 501 (c) (3) allowing United States taxpayers to receive tax deductions on gifts.

US citizens who are resident in the United Kingdom and pay UK income tax can Gift Aid their donation through UK Friends of the Science Museum. UK Friends is a pass through entity solely owned by US Friends of the Science Museum.

For more information or to make a donation, please contact us at either office:


Kathy Siegel
US Friends of Science Museums, Inc.
c/o Danjaq LLC
2400 Broadway Street, Room 310
Santa Monica, CA 90404


Lorna Cotter
+44 (0)20 7942 4004
UK Friends of the Science Museum
Development Department
Science Museum
Exhibition Road
London SW7 2DD

Charity Name:  UK Friends of the Science Museum Limited
Company Number:  5734244
Registration Number:  1113485
Date registered with Charity Commission:  29 March 2006

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