Schools, Colleges and Universities

The Design Museum inspires learners to think like designers, developing problem-solving and creative thinking skills, so vital to today's complex world. The new building offers inspiring and dedicated learning spaces including the Swarovski Foundation Centre for Learning to support this.


This programme complements and extends formal curricula across design and technology, art and design, and related subjects, including primary and secondary school hands-on design workshops and self-guided visits.

Colleges and further education

The Design Museum's programme for colleges and further education includes Your Studio workshops and resources supporting Level 3/ Pre-Degree curricula by connecting students with industry practice.

Higher education

This rich programme of projects, events and resources bridges higher education and professional practice and fosters research skills.

Self-guided visits for learning groups

The new Design Museum welcomes schools, colleges and universities for self-guided visits of the opening exhibitions. Here is everything you need to know to plan an inspiring self-guided visit to museum.

Design Ventura

Bringing the business of design to life with Deutsche Bank, students answer a live brief to design a new product for the Design Museum Shop.

Discover Design

A free online resource to support successful planning, delivery and follow up of your visit to the Design Museum.

Get in touch

The Bookings Office can be contacted Monday to Friday (10:00 - 17:00) on +44 20 3862 5937 or contact via the online enquiry form.