Established in 1874, the San Diego Natural History Museum is one of California’s oldest and most respected cultural and scientific institutions. Help us to fulfill our mission in the coming year. Here are some ways you can contribute:
Donations to the Annual Fund are absolutely essential—they keep the lights on and the Museum doors open. Your Annual Fund gift supports a wide range of ongoing activities, from delivering nature education to school children to developing new exhibitions to funding groundbreaking research that is advancing scientific discovery.
Join the growing group of donors who generously give monthly to the Museum’s Annual Fund. Monthly donors provide a dependable source of funding that allows the Museum to concentrate on developing exhibitions and educational programming, as well as continue scientific research. Enrollment in our monthly giving program allows your dollars to go farther and can also be more convenient for you. You can opt to make a monthly gift from your credit card or directly from your bank account without having to worry about sending us a check. Enroll today.
Make a tribute gift in memory of someone special or celebrate a special occasion. Your contribution will be acknowledged with a gift card informing the family or friend you designate.
The core of Natural Partners supports our Museum Access Fund, but corporate and business members can also direct gifts to sponsor exciting new exhibitions and programs that inspire in all a respect for nature and the environment.
Help ensure that the Museum remains a source of lifelong learning and discovery for generations to come! Planned gifts include bequests through your will or trust, gifts of real estate, life insurance or other assets. Learn more.
You can make a tax-deductible donation to the San Diego Natural History Museum through any of the following methods: