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

The Design Museum is currently developing its future touring programme, please contact us to find out about forthcoming exhibitions.

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.

Material Tales

An inspiring and educational journey through the surprising life of materials, sharing innovative solutions for a more sustainable future and encouraging greater material literacy for all.

Waste Age

We live in the age of waste. Design helped create the problem, but could it be crucial in solving it?

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.

A Century of Chairs

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