Here, you’ll find information on our trustees, policies, and finance. Sir John Soane’s Museum is a non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. We are a registered charity (no. 313609).

Freedom of Information TOP

We abide by the Freedom of Information Act. If there’s any information you’d like to request, email Sue Palmer at and she’ll be pleased to help.

Our Policies TOP

Our policy on acquisitions and disposal outlines the principles expected to be followed when objects are added to or removed from the Collection.

Annual Reviews TOP

Read our full-colour, beautifully illustrated Annual Reviews. Our Annual Review 15/16: Principles and Progress can be found here, and older editions can be downloaded below.

Annual Reports TOP

Our Annual Reports and accounts give details of the Museum’s activities and how our resources are spent. 

Transparency Agenda TOP

In response to the Government’s commitment to greater transparency of public information, we publish all expenditure over £25,000, which you will find below.