Contact information

+44 20 3862 5900
Monday to Friday (10.00 to 17.00).
For enquiries outside of these hours, please submit an online enquiry.

General information and feedback

+44 20 3862 5900

Bookings office

For ticketing information please email or submit an online enquiry.


+44 20 3862 5937

Learning and school group visits

Membership office

+44 20 3862 5933

Press office

Design Museum Shop for online purchase enquiries. if you are a designer or supplier and wish your product to be stocked in the shop. to contact the high street shop.

International Enquiries

For further information about hiring a touring exhibition, consultancy services or partnership opportunities.

Venue hire

Contact the team to hire our museum spaces in Kensington.

The museum operates as a registered charity and all funds generated through venue hire go towards our mission to support design education.

+44 20 3862 5907

Object donations

+44 20 3862 5874

Support the museum

+44 20 3862 5932


Volunteers are an integral part of the museum team.

Opening times

Open seven days a week including bank holidays.

Please note the Design Museum will be closed on the day of the state funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

Opening hours:
10.00 – 18.00 (Sunday –Thursday)
10.00 – 21.00 (Friday – Saturday).

Closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

The permanent collection DESIGNER MAKER USER is free to visit 10.00 – 18.00 daily.

Please note that all our gallery spaces begin closing 15 minutes before the building closes.

The Design Museum

The Design Museum is located at 224 - 238 Kensington High Street, London W8 6AG

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