The Freud Museum


Your support is vital to enabling the Museum to continue its work to preserve the legacy of Sigmund and Anna Freud while caring for their final home and collections.

An independent charity, the Museum receives no direct public or government funding. We rely on the generosity of committed volunteers, Friends, Patrons and Donors who are passionate about the Museum and its work.

Please support the Museum today. Any gift, large or small, will help safeguard the Museum’s future. 

Make a secure online donation here.

Conservation Campaign
To make a donation to help with the conservation of Freud's antiquities, please click here

Gift Aid your Donation
If you are a UK taxpayer and would like to increase the value of donation to the Museum by 25% (at no extra cost to you), select the Gift Aid box during the online donation process, or if  making a donation by cheque, please download, complete and return a Gift Aid Declaration to the Musuem. 

If you are retired, you may still be paying tax on your savings. You can find more information on HM Revenue and Customs website.

UK Legacies
A bequest as part of your will could make a signifcant difference to the Museum and help secure the future of Freud's legacy.  Charitiable bequests may be exempt from Inheritance Tax.  You can find more information on HM Revenue and Customs website. If you would like to discuss a bequest with the Museum, please contact the Director, Carol Seigel (tel 020 7435 2002 or email



If you would like to make a tax deductable donation, please contact the Director, Carol Seigel, for more information.


We are most grateful for donations to the Conservation Fund from:

The AKO Foundation, who funded the conservation of Freud's couch

And to the following people whose donations will enable us to conserve the most important and fragile items in Freud's collection of antiquities and begin raising funds for a new Centre for Research, Archives and Education:

Anonymous donors
Gerald M Lurie
Lord David Freud
Dr Alyson Elliman
Mr Nate Koser
Mr Peter Haugen
Mr Stephen Metcalfe
Mrs Susan Kahn
La Societe Internationale d'histoire de la Psychiatrie et de la Psychanalyse 
Liceo Artistico (School of Arts) Enrico e Umberto Nordio, Trieste, Italy

We are very grateful for donations towards the 2012 Redevelopment of the Museum from:

Sigrid Rausing & Eric Abraham
John Cleese
Serena Yang
Judith A Nowak MD
Masahisa Nishizono MD
Steven & Joan Fogel
The College of Psychoanalysts UK
The Association of Japanese Clinicial Psychology
The Japanese Psychoanalytical Association

We are also most grateful to our generous Founding Donors:

The New-Land Foundation Inc
SH and Helen R Scheuer Family Foundation
Betty Ann Stedman
Deanna Holtzman PhD
Jeanne Lampl-de-Groot PhD
Judith A Nowak MD
Robert J Stoller MD
Phyllis Tyson PhD
Robert L Tyson PhD
Division of Psychoanalysis, American Psychological Association
Columbia Foundation
David Crocker MD
Erba Foundation
Harris Foundation
Rita J & Stanley H Kaplan Foundation Inc
Mr & Mrs EM Lippett
Anna Maenchen PhD
Haskell F Norma MD
Standford and Helen Berger
Dr Luciano Bolzani
Canadian Psychoanalytic Society
Distribution Fund
Gene Gordon MD
Sanford M Izner MD
Monique V King MD
Richard C King
Dr Lotte Köhler
Dr Ann Leiser
Alexander H Levi PhD
Drs Gerald and Nadine Levinson
Nancy E Miller PhD
John E Schowalter MD
Sara S Tucker MD
Dr and Mrs Heiman van Dam
Dr and Mrs Edward M Weinshel
Peter F Wohlauer MD




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