Support Us

Be part of 200 million years of history, support us with a donation or by leaving a gift in your Will.

Lyme Regis (Philpot) Museum Trust Ltd is a charity that promotes interest and understanding in the history, people, landscape, geology and archaeology of Lyme Regis and the surrounding area.

  Lyme Regis Museum Exterior Photo 

What we do

  • Care for and conserve the Museum’s collections of geology, art, archaeology and social history
  • Celebrate the birthplace of Mary Anning and the science of Palaeontology
  • Share our knowledge and collections with everyone through exhibitions and displays
  • Provide inspiring learning experiences for everyone

How you can help us

A donation or a gift in your Will to the Museum will help us to do more:

  • Acquire new objects for the collection which capture Lyme’s remarkable history.
  • Care for our Building and our collections, keeping them alive for the future
  • Create inspiring new displays
  • Arrange events and activities that create new memories for all visitors
  • Deliver educational programmes for schools and other academic groups
  • Ensure the sustainable future of the Museum


You can also support us by volunteering

Lyme Regis (Philpot) Museum Trust Ltd – Charity Number: 1041201