International Women's Day

To mark International Women's Day on the 8th of March, the Design Museum will be holding a series of free panel discussions, workshops and live performances.

What's On

New Monuments for Women

Justine Simons, Deputy Mayor for Culture and the Creative Industries, leads a free discussion on female monuments for the 21st century.

Friday Night Sketch | New Monuments for Women

A free drop-in evening of drawing throughout the museum on the first Friday of the month.

Laundry Arts: Women, Memories & Monuments

Join artists and writers for a free programme of readings and music responding to themes of memories, monuments and women.


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.