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Inspiring People - Make History

Inspiring People - Make History

Inspiring People - Make History

We have launched a major fundraising appeal to help secure the remaining funds needed to make the Inspiring People project happen.

Will you help us Make History?

At the National Portrait Gallery we invite everyone to meet the people who have made – and are making – Britain what it is today. Inspiring People will help the Gallery fulfil its unique role as the nation’s family album, from the time of Katherine Parr to Martin Parr.

In 1896, after three temporary sites, the Gallery moved to its current home, a beautiful and specially designed building by the eminent Victorian architect Ewan Christian. This was largely due to the generosity of the philanthropist William Henry Alexander. Since then the Gallery has thrived thanks to the continued support of many people and their donations large and small.

The Inspiring People project will be our most important transformation for over a century. Please support us today and help make history.

Ways to give

Make a Donation
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Mosaic Supporter
£50
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Take a step
£2,500
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Adopt a Portrait Roundel
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To make a donation over the phone or for questions on any element of the Make History appeal please contact:

Rowen Hunt
Patrons Officer
makehistory@npg.org.uk
+44 (0)20 7321 6645

The National Portrait Gallery is a charity under parliament. Our HMRC exemption number is: X93187