Design is a continually evolving subject. The Design Museum offers opportunities to explore the present and future of design through a programme of temporary exhibitions and displays.

Football: Designing the Beautiful Game

Last chance to see our major exhibition on the design of the world’s most popular sport – closing soon.
Pre-booking recommended.


Step out from behind your screen and experience the world of ASMR in a shared space.
Pre-booking recommended.

Bethany Williams: Alternative Systems

Celebrate the work of designer Bethany Williams with this exhibition embracing the discussion of social and environmental issues.

Design Researchers in Residence: Restore

A free display of design research responding to the climate crisis by this year's Design Researchers in Residence.

The Future of Ageing

Curated by Design Age Institute in collaboration with the Design Museum, The Future of Ageing explores how design is transforming the way society can support everyone to age with greater agency and joy.

Homage to Carnival

Enjoy a temporary sculptural installation by artist Sokari Douglas Camp as part of Kensington and Chelsea Art Week's 2022 Public Art Trail.

Designer Maker User

Designer Maker User is an introduction to the museum’s collection, looking at the development of modern design through these three interconnected roles.

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Future exhibitions

Explore upcoming exhibitions at the Design Museum.

Touring exhibitions

The Design Museum's exhibitions tour to museums and galleries nationally and internationally.

Past exhibitions

Discover 25 years of the Design Museum exhibitions.