Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs

Support Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs

There are several ways that you can get involved to help Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs from donating money and time to buying great CP Dino themed gifts and products. We are a small, volunteer-led charity and rely on the generosity and kindness of our Friends and the community.

Thank you for all your support, we are so grateful!


Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs is a charitable incorporated organisation registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales, operating with strict financial controls overseen by our Management Board. You can donate any amount. Donations support the aims of the Friends.


The button below takes you to our secure PayPal service where you can make a one-off or recurring donation. You can contribute any amount, in any currency. Our primary currency is GBP sterling.

If you have a UK PayPal account, you can send us money directly to our donations address, which will save us the small transactions fee charged by PayPal for donations: [email protected]

By cheque

Please write cheques in GBP sterling, made payable to “Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs”. These should be sent to:

Dr Ellinor Michel, c/o Natural History Museum, Cromwell Rd, Kensington, London, SW7 5BD, United Kingdom


If you use Amazon to shop online then AmazonSmile is an easy way to support us.

Just go to smile.amazon.co.uk, follow the simple instructions and search for us either by name ‘Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs’ or with our registered charity number 1165231.

Then simply shop via the URL smile.amazon.co.uk when you use Amazon and it will automatically generate us donations!

Donate your valuable time

We have ideas how you can help – please contact our Chair.

Buy Crystal Palace Dinosaur goodies

We have a number of fantastic local business friends who support us by making CP Dino themed products and donating a portion of the profit to us. So buy something fun for yourself and help us out at the same time!


Ben Poultney

Artist Ben Poultney @drawmytown has created fun and vibrant illustrations of the Dinos


Boho & Bowie

Boho & Bowie have made some brilliant ‘Megalosaurus Needs Us’ t-shirts (in adult and children sizes), including limited edition Christmas versions!



Crystal Palace local, Emma @bymorethanldn, has created a collection of illustrated gifts and linocut print artwork inspired by Crystal Palace Dinosaurs.



Crystal Palace Dinostores sells t-shirts and cards featuring our iconic dinos.


Dan Bennett

Illustrator Dan has created a range of products including clothes, phone covers, prints, masks and soft furnishings on Redbubble based on a beautiful illustration of the Dinosaurs.


David Vallade

You may recognise the distinctive designs from around Crystal Palace Park of one of our oldest friends David Vallade, who produces fun prints and a colouring book of his artwork.


Matt Bannister

Matt makes a number of well-known prints and other products featuring the Dinos in locations around Crystal Palace.


Parakeet Books

Parakeet Books have produced the fabulous book The Mysterious Dinosaurs of Crystal Palace, written by Sheju Adiyatiparambil-John and Judy Skidmore and illustrated by Anastasiya Epishina.


The Cookieraptor

Sells fun, handmade CP Dino vinyl stickers, a lovely children’s colouring book and Christmas cards.


The Little Picture Company

This Penge business makes lovely posters, coasters, key rings, mobile phone covers, bags and more featuring the Dinos.

Unusual Girl Art

Unusual Girl Art

Local resin artist Unusual Girl sells a beautiful, original Megalosaur vinyl wall decal transfer.