Make a difference

If you love The Atkinson then become part of the family and help us to continue bringing creative culture and heritage to the region. By supporting The Atkinson Development Trust we are able to inspire children with exciting educational projects, develop our remarkable collections for future generations and conserve pieces of forgotten work bringing them back to life for everyone to enjoy.

How to donate:

At The Atkinson – There are donation boxes and digital donation points across the building.

Online – Donate online here.

Box Office – Visit the Box Office

Phone – Contact the Box Office on 01704 533 333, payments can be taken over the phone.

Cheque – Made payable to The Atkinson Development Trust and sent to The Atkinson, Lord Street, Southport PR8 1DB

Email –

Your support will help us to:

  • Engage with people of all backgrounds from across the borough encouraging participation and confidence building
  • Maintain and display the Sefton permanent collection working with volunteers to teach new skills and experience
  • Bring the best regional and international performers and company’s to The Atkinson, to produce new work and support new young and emerging talent
  • Support local and community artists and companies to present their work

Your gift will always make a difference. Thank you for supporting us.

The Atkinson Development Trust is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation Registered Charity Number 1161020.