public programme

Talks, courses and workshops

Tickets are now on sale for an inspiring programme of talks, courses and workshops this autumn.

Designer Maker User BSL Tour

Join this British Sign Language tour exploring the Design Museum’s permanent exhibition, Designer Maker User.

Beazley Designs of the Year Multisensory Tour

A multisensory tour of the tenth Beazley Designs of the Year exhibition, exploring some of the best design projects of the past twelve months.

Wearable Protest: Fashion’s Role in Activism

In the wake of a challenging political climate, join a discussion on fashion, activism and identity.

Meet the designer: Christopher Kane in conversation with Jo-Ann Furniss

Christopher Kane is delighted to welcome Design Museum supporters at their flagship store on Mount Street for an in-conversation with fashion journalist and editor Jo-Ann Furniss.

Members only event

Architectural Yoga

Join this unique class and be guided through a sequence of yoga postures that explore specific architectural features of the museum.

John Pawson: An Architect’s Inspirations

To mark the launch of his new book Spectrum and to celebrate the Design Museum’s first anniversary at its new home in Kensington, the award-winning designer John Pawson will be discussing his architectural inspirations.

Teacher Conference

For teachers looking to explore what’s going on in the world of design the Design Museum’s inaugural teacher conference offers a deep dive.

Please note this event is for teachers and educators only.

Scalextric Sunday

Play and discover with all the family, as Scalextric take over the Design Museum's Kensington home ahead of the Ferrari: Under the Skin exhibition.

Educators Evening

Come to the Design Museum for a quick dip into the world of design through a designer led talk, break-out sessions and access to the Ferrari: Under the Skin and Beazley Designs of the Year galleries.

Please note this event is for teachers and educators only.

Ferrari: The Race to Immortality

Don’t miss this exclusive screening of Daryl Goodrich’s debut documentary, exploring the loves and losses, triumphs and tragedy of the 1950s, the era that shook the motor racing world.

Being Human: Interior Design with Ilse Crawford

Hosted at Studioilse’s London studio, investigate how interior design can enhance and support our own interaction, behaviours and attitudes.

The Design Museum Market

Browse for one-off unique gifts from a beautiful selection of jewellery, ceramics, glassware, textiles and homeware products in time for Christmas.

The Italian Car (from Sketch to Production)

Leading experts in the automotive industry discuss the heritage and unique engineering and production processes behind Italian car design. Organised by ANFIA - Carrozzieri e Progettisti Group and The Italian Trade Agency (ITA) in collaboration with SMMT and MIA.

Plan your visit

Plan your visit

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

Get in touch

Please contact the Design Museum on +44 20 3862 5900 or the Bookings Office on +44 20 3862 5937 Monday to Friday (10:00 to 17:00). For enquiries outside of these hours, please submit an online enquiry.