Plan your visit
The Design Museum is an independent charity devoted to raising understanding of today's designed world, which surrounds and affects everyone.
Visit the spectacular new location on Kensington High Street, get an introduction to design in Designer Maker User and support the museum by visiting one of the temporary exhibitions or its specially-curated shops.
Design is a continually evolving subject - visit the museum to be inspired and informed by the exhibitions.
The building is free to enter and the permanent display, Designer Maker User is free. If you enjoy it, you can support the museum by leaving a small donation or visiting one of the shops.
Maintenance and object conservation work will be taking place on 14-16 August 2017. Click through for more details.
The closest underground stations include High Street Kensington, Earl's Court and Holland Park plus Kensington/Olympia overground station.
Open every day (excluding Christmas Day and Boxing Day) from 10:00 to 18:00 – last entry 17:00.
A curated edit of the best in design with two exciting new stores. Open from 10:00 - 17:45. The Design Museum High Street Shop is also open 10:00 - 18:00 daily
The new Design Museum offers much more for families including a free permanent display for the first time.
Group bookings and prices are available when booking your tickets online only. For more information call the Bookings Office on +44 20 3862 5937.
The new Design Museum offers an inspiring range of learning opportunities for schools, colleges and universities.
The new Design Museum's restaurant partner is Prescott & Conran who operate the Coffee & Juice Counter, Parabola bar café restaurant as well as catering for private events.
Design is a continually evolving subject - visit the museum to be inspired by the exhibitions.