For schools

The new Design Museum offers students and educators world class design education facilities supporting a vibrant and relevant programme connected with the wider ecology of design practice, networks and communities. Supporting the National Curriculum for Design and Technology and tailored for key stages 2,3,4 and 5.

Hands-on design workshops - primary

Become a junior designer in a workshop that lets your class gets hands on with the museum learning collection. Experience a session that allows them to learn by exploring design objects, sharing their ideas with their classmates and being set design challenges. For key stage 2.

Hands-on design workshops - secondary

Hour-long workshops support students to gain new perspectives on the role of designers and the impact of design in everyday life. For key stages 3,4 and 5.

Self-guided visits for learning groups

The new Design Museum welcomes schools, colleges and universities for self-guided visits of the opening exhibitions.

CPD for primary and secondary teachers

The museum's CPD courses uses innovative ideas from the world of design to address themes that matter to educators.

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

Encourage your students to explore design objects and stories up close by using the museum's inspiring online resource including teacher exhibition materials.

Plan your visit

The Design Museum is now open in its spectacular new location in Kensington. The new address will be 224-238 Kensington High Street London, W8 6AG.

Get in touch

The Bookings Office can be contacted Monday to Friday (10:00 - 18:00) on +44 20 3862 5937 or +44 20 3862 5000 or contact via the online enquiry form.


Thank you to the supporters of the new Design Museum and its learning programme.