Support Us

Support the ongoing conservation of our historic vehicles, and preserve our collections now and for generations to come.

The Tank Museum is a registered charity and independent Museum, accredited by Arts Council England. As a not for profit organisation, all surplus income is reinvested into the collection.

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Friends of The Tank Museum

Become a member to support The Tank Museum and receive great perks, including free entry, discounts, Tracklink magazine, early access to Premium tickets, and more.

Choose from three different tiers, and, whether you join as a Gold Friend or a Tracklink subscriber, this membership scheme provides a valuable contribution to the continuation of the collection.


Patreon is a membership platform which allows supporters and online followers of The Tank Museum to donate monthly in exchange for various benefits.

With membership levels starting at just £4 a month, you can get access to exclusive behind-the-scenes videos and Q&As, get free Tank Museum merchandise, or, for our highest tiers, a guided tour of the Museum from the Curator.


Make a one-off donation using PayPal Giving Fund. Perfect for UK or international supports, 100% of the donation goes to the charity with no admin fees for either party.

You can choose how much you want to donate, Gift Aid, and remain anonymous, this is a fast, flexible way of supporting the Museum. A PayPal account is required.

The Tank Museum wouldn’t be able to function without our dedicated team of volunteers who help us deliver our visitor experience and look after our collections on a daily basis. If you would like to join The Tank Museum as a volunteer, whether it’s educating groups or guiding visitors, please register your interest by completing the volunteer application form.


You can donate to The Tank Museum via cheque, made out to The Tank Museum and posted to The Tank Museum, Bovington, Dorset, BH20 6JG

Regular Donations

If you want to donate regularly but not through one of our membership schemes, we can set up a direct debit for you. Get in touch via [email protected]

Gift Aiding Donations

If you are a UK taxpayer, you can apply Gift Aid to your one-off or regular donations. Please fill in the one-off declaration form here and the form for multiple donations here.

Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is operated by Amazon and allows users to shop as they normally would on, while supporting their favourite charity at no cost to themselves. When shoppers get to the checkout the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the eligible charitable organization of the shopper’s choice. Find out more and sign up here.

US Donations

The Tank Museum is supported by American Fund for Charities, a US 501(c)(3) non-profit organization EIN 52-2109597, and donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by US law. You can make a donation through the American Fund for Charities here, then search ‘Tank Museum’.

You will be issued with the receipt you require for income tax purposes. The minimum gift that can be made is $10, the minimum grant is $250, which may be made by making several small gifts. Fees are retained at the same time a grant is disbursed.

Where does your money go?

Current projects

Online Shop

All proceeds go towards preserving the collection


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