Exhibitions for Hire

Find out more about the diverse range of exhibitions available to tour to UK and international venues. The Design Museum’s touring programme was founded in 2002 to bring design exhibitions to museum visitors around the world – from technology to fashion, the exhibitions cover all design disciplines.

Touring Programme Overview

Download an overview of all available touring exhibitions. The Design Museum is currently developing its future touring programme, please contact us to find out about forthcoming exhibitions not listed here.

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.

Moving to Mars

The journey to the Red Planet has become one of the great challenges of our time. Through immersive recreations and new commissions, discover how every detail of this extraordinary mission must be designed.

Breathing Colour by Hella Jongerius

Drawing on years of research, designer Hella Jongerius presents an installation-based exhibition that takes a deeper look at the way colour behaves, exploring shapes, materials, shadows and reflections.

New Old: Designing for our Future Selves

Featuring special design commissions, the exhibition explores the potential for design and designers to enhance the experience of our later lives and create new solutions for demographic change.

Hello, My Name is Paul Smith

A unique and immersive window to the world of Paul Smith.

In the Making

Unveiling the beauty of the unfinished object, curated by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby.

A Century of Chairs

75 chairs from the Design Museum’s collection representing the last 100 years of design.