Plan your visit
The museum will reopen on Wednesday 2 December.
To visit, you will need to book a ticket in advance. Members enjoy free tickets which can be booked via an exclusive link shared via email. Please read the important information below ahead of your visit.
As an independent charity, the museum is grateful for the generosity and support of its visitors, donors, sponsors, and its loyal members. See you soon!
This symbol indicates that the museum followed government and industry Covid-19 guidelines and have a process in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social distancing.
Find out about the museum's new Safe and Sound safety measures and your pre-visit checklist, featuring all the mandatory essentials.
The museum is currently open with access only to exhibitions, Electronic: From Kraftwerk to The Chemical Brothers, Beazley Designs of the Year and Margaret Calvert: Woman at Work.
Permanent display, Designer Maker User and other areas of the museum will reopen at a later stage.
Members have to book free tickets in advance of their visit. A link has been shared with you via email, but do not hesitate to contact firstname.lastname@example.org should you have any issues.
The Design Museum is located at 224-238 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 6AG.
Open 10.00-18.00 Monday-Thursday and 10.00-21.00 Friday-Sunday.
A new exhibition shop is open, offering a range of books and music-inspired gifts. The Design Museum online shop is open, with orders available for home delivery and click&collect in store. The High Street Shop is open for those looking for design inspirations and souvenirs.
The cafe is not open, but free drinking water is available.
Please note the museum's library and archive will be temporarily closed until further notice.
The museum is outside the Congestion Charge and Ultra Low Emission Zone. Find out about cycling tips, car parks and the closest bus and underground stations.
The Design Museum is delighted to work with Edwardian Hotels London as a preferred hotel partner. Customers of the Design Museum can enjoy special discounted rates at Radisson Blu Edwardian London hotels.