Contact information

General information and feedback

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

Bookings office

For ticketing information please email or submit an online enquiry.

Membership office

Learning and school group visits


+44 20 3862 5937

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.

Opening hours:
10.00 – 18.00 (Sunday to Friday)
10.00 – 21.00 (Saturdays)

Open seven days a week including bank holidays.
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.


High Street Shop
10.00 – 18.00 daily

Atrium Shop
10.00 – 17.45 daily

Gallery Shop
Accessible for Gallery 1 (Ground floor) exhibition ticket holders.
10.00 – 18.00 (Sunday to Friday)
10.00 – 21.00 (Saturdays)

10.00 – 17.00 (Sunday to Friday)
10.00 – 18.00 (Saturdays)

The Design Museum

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

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