Self-guided visits for learning groups

The Design Museum welcomes schools, colleges and universities for self-guided visits of its exhibitions.

At this moment in time school tours are not available due to social distancing capacity regulations but please check this page for updates.

Exhibitions

Electronic

Throw yourself into the hypnotic world of electronic music and discover its global impact. Warning: This exhibition contains strobe lighting and flashing lights, which might not be suitable for people with epilepsy.

Beazley Designs of the Year 2020

Discover the most innovative designs across fashion, architecture, digital, transport, product and graphic design from the past 12 months, as nominated by the public and design experts from around the world.

Designer Maker User

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

Booking information

At this moment in time school tours are not available due to social distancing capacity regulations but please check this page for updates.

Self-guided visits to temporary exhibitions cost £3 per student in primary, secondary, further education and college, and £5 for students in university and higher education. There is no different fee for overseas students.

Teachers and tutors are free at a ratio of 1:7 students. Any additional teachers will be charged the £8 Teacher ticket rate.

If you have any questions about a booking please don’t hesitate to get in touch with the Bookings Office by e-mailing bookings@designmuseum.org, or by calling 0203 862 5937 between 10:00 and 17:00, Monday to Friday. Paying self-guided visit cancellations need to be made in writing and 28 days/20 working days prior to a visit at the museum.

Get in touch

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.