Roald Dahl 100

Key funders

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

The Roald Dahl Literary Estate believes in doing good things. That’s why ten percent of all Roald Dahl income* goes to charity partners, including the Museum. The Roald Dahl charitable vision.

In addition, the Museum is enormously grateful to the people and organisations whose generosity helped us come to life. The principal funders are listed below.

The Principal Founding Funders

The Dahl Family, Random House, Penguin Books, Heritage Lottery Fund, Garfield Weston Foundation, Caroline and Jim O'Neill, The Equitable Charitable Trusts, Warner Brothers.

Major Sponsors and Donors

Arlington Securities, Arts Council England, BaxterSmith Ltd, Bloomberg LP, Gavin Boyle, Carpetright PLC, Gavyn Davies, Editions Gallimard, The Eric Hotung Trust, The Ernest Cook Trust, Dr Steven and Mrs Elizabeth Funk, The Kennedy Marshall Company, The Lake Foundation, Marshall Fields, Rectory Homes, Shell International Ltd, David Tang OBE, The Weinberg Foundation, Peter Wheeler and Pascale Revert, The Woodward Charitable Trust.


*All author payments and royalty income net of third party commissions.