Friday Lates

Join a sketching workshop in partnership with MOO, or enjoy the Design Museum's exhibitions and gift shops for a little longer.

What to expect

The museum is open late on the first Friday of every month until 20:00. Please note that there is no Friday Late on the 1 March 2019. The museum will also be open late until 21:00 on the 8 February and 8 March.


Friday Night Sketch | Being Human

A free drop-in evening of drawing throughout the museum. This month’s sketch will focus on the theme Being Human. Led by educator and artist Trevor Flynn.


David Adjaye: Making Memory

Experience the storytelling power of architecture through an exploration of seven monumental projects from celebrated architect Sir David Adjaye OBE.

Home Futures

Explore today’s home through the prism of yesterday’s imagination. Are we living in the way that pioneering architects and designers throughout the 20th century predicted, or has our idea of home proved resistant to real change?

Designers in Residence 2018: Dwelling

Find out more about the innovative projects that this year's Designers in Residence are working on using the theme of dwelling.

Designer Maker User

Designer Maker User is an introduction to the history of contemporary design through three interconnected roles - the Designer, the User and the Maker.