Times and prices

The museum is free to enter, tickets can be bought for the temporary exhibitions.

opening times

the Design Museum
The museum is open late on the first Friday of every month until 20:00.

Open every day (excluding Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day) from 10.00 to 18.00 – last entry 17.00.

the Design Museum Shop
Open daily 10.00 - 18.00

Exhibition Prices

David Adjaye: Making Memory

Tickets for this exhibition are offered as access anytime day tickets.

Tickets £10.90
Concession, family and gift tickets available
Free to members

Children aged 15 and under go free these Easter holidays (1 - 25 April 2019)

Last exhibition entry 17:00

Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition

Step inside the world of Stanley Kubrick, one of the greatest filmmakers of the 20th century.

Advance bookings recommended

Tickets £16
Concession, family and gift tickets available
Free to members

Last exhibition entry 16:30

Designer Maker User

Free Display
Last exhibition entry 17:00

For the first time in the museum’s history it has a free permanent display of its collection: Designer Maker User tells the story of contemporary design through these three interconnected roles.

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.

Design Ventura 2018

Discover the top ten product ideas created by students aged 13-16 for the Design Museum’s national schools’ competition, Design Ventura.

Other prices

Talks and events

Discover the museum's inspiring programme of talks and events. Prices may vary, however you can use the following prices as a guide - Adult £10 and student/concession £7.50. Members receive up to 50% discount and 5 days priority booking for talks and events.

Workshops and activities

A range of workshops and activities across disciplines and age groups so everyone can learn new design skills. Visit the Workshops and activities section for further details about the free and ticketed opportunities.


A visit to the museum will inspire learners to think like designers and develop problem-solving and creative thinking skills, so vital to today's complex world. Visit the Learning section for further details about the free and ticketed learning opportunities.

Get in touch

Bookings Office

The Bookings Office can be contacted Monday to Friday (10:00 - 17:00) on +44 20 3862 5937 or contact via the online enquiry form.