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Become a Member

Following official advice from Government and Public Health England, the museum is temporarily closed until further notice. If you become a member at this time, please be aware you won't have access to your membership benefits until we reopen.

Design Museum membership unlocks free, unlimited access to all exhibitions for you and a guest, as well as priority booking for all related talks and events plus discounts in the shop and cafe.

Membership (Member Plus)

Become a Member to gain access to the Design Museum's exceptional membership benefits, including unlimited free entry to all exhibitions (for you and a guest). Join now for just £75, or sign up by annually renewing Direct Debit for £65.

Student Membership

Student members save on unlimited access to all exhibitions. Start enjoying Design Museum membership benefits at the student discount rate of £45.

Membership explained

Read more about your benefits as a member and the museum's answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about membership.

Members' Lates

Members are invited to exclusive private views of the museum’s latest headline exhibitions. Become a member to find out more about the next members' late.

Get in touch

You can email the membership team at, or use the link below to complete an online form.

Coming up

Electronic: From Kraftwerk to The Chemical Brothers

Throw yourself into the hypnotic world of electronic music and discover its global impact from underground movements to the mainstream.

Sneakers Unboxed: Studio to Street

Step up and discover the footwear phenomenon that has challenged performance design, inspired new subcultures and shaken the world of fashion.

Prada. Front and Back

The first major museum exhibition of one of the world’s most influential fashion houses.

Beazley Designs of the Year 2020

Explore the best designs across fashion, architecture, digital, transport, product and graphic design, nominated by design experts and the public.