Learning at the Design Museum connects students with the inspirational, creative world of design practice through workshops, a unique Handling Collection, industry focused projects, digital resources, competitions and professional development opportunities.


This programme complements and extends formal curricula across DT, Art and Design and related subjects.

Colleges and Further Education

This programme opens up the world of design and connects students with industry practice across BTEC/A Level curricula.

Higher Education

This programme bridges higher education and professional practice through projects and resources that support museum based research.

Young People

This programme offers learning opportunities for young people aged 14 to 19 years.

Supported by

Learning activity is generously supported by Arts Council England

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The Design Museum will be closing at its current site on Thursday 30 June 2016 and will relocate to the former Commonwealth Institute building and open on 24 November 2016. Follow the story.

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As a Member of the Design Museum you can enjoy free unlimited exhibition entry and a range of benefits. Be among the first to enjoy the perks of the new museum.