The Royal Pavilion & Museums Foundation is a registered charity. We raise funds to support the Royal Pavilion & Museums. These five fabulous venues bring a world of luxury, scandal, beauty and pleasure to Brighton & Hove. Join us and become a member to help protect our unique culture heritage and receive some fabulous benefits.

Objects of the Royal Pavilion & Museums Foundation

Royal Pavilion and Museums Foundation logoThe advancement of, including the advancement of public appreciation in, the arts, culture, heritage, or science, in particular (without limitation) by:

  • acquiring and maintaining suitable objects and works of art for inclusion in the permanent collections at the Royal Pavilion and Museums of Brighton and Hove;
  • providing for, or supporting, the establishment, maintenance, refurbishment and enhancement of exhibitions and displays of the said permanent collections and the buildings in which they are housed; and
  • providing for, or supporting, the establishment, maintenance, refurbishment and enhancement of other exhibitions and displays of such permanent collections.

Board of Trustees

  • Professor Julian Crampton DL (Chair)
  • Ms Wendy MacDonald (Vice-Chair)
  • Mr David Anderson
  • Mr Tim Aspinall
  • Lord Bassam of Brighton
  • Ms Francesca Collin
  • Ms Sabarah Cursons
  • Mr Peter Field, Lord Lieutenant of East Sussex
  • Ms Jenni Lloyd
  • Professor Lou Taylor
  • Sir Hugh Roberts GVCO – Emeritus Trustee
  • Gillian Wolfe CBE – Emeritus Trustee
  • Councillor Alan Robins Elected Member for Culture, Brighton & Hove City Council (ex officio)
  • Ms Janita Bagshawe, Director of The Royal Pavilion & Museums (Hon Secretary, ex officio)