Families are welcome all year round, and with regular events and activities on offer there are plenty of opportunities to be creative and to have fun exploring design together.

Create and Make

Designing and making activities inspired by the Design Museum's exhibitions for children aged 5 - 11. Drop in and get creative!

Create and Make

Family Day

A creative bonanza! Family Day sees the whole museum taken over by free design activities for children. Sign up to the newsletter to hear about the next Family Day at the museum.

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Family Trails

All family visitors can pick up a free family trail upon arrival and explore the museum as a family, discovering design together. Family Trails are available free of charge from the admissions desk. Please request one upon arrival.

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Summer holiday family activities

Calling all young designers! – Summer activities for families at the Design Museum.


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