Venue hire

Looking for a unique and inspiring venue for your event?

Located on Kensington High Street with beautiful views over Holland Park, the world's leading museum devoted to contemporary design is an architectural icon and available to hire for corporate and private events.

The Design Museum’s stunningly refurbished 1960s building offers multiple venues for a range of different events including drinks receptions, conferences, awards ceremonies, dinners, product launches and meetings.

The museum operates as a registered charity and all funds generated through venue hire go towards supporting the Museum’s vision for everyone to understand the value of design.

Event spaces

Exquisite spaces for conferences, awards ceremonies, dinners, drinks receptions, screenings, product launches and meetings.


The Design Museum’s stunning architecture and grade II listed roof is the perfect backdrop for shooting films, commercials and online content. Contact us today to find the perfect location.

Virtual Tour of the Design Museum

Explore every floor and every room of the museum from home.

Tours and Packages

Impress your clients with an exclusive tour package or book your Christmas party with us.

Unique offers

Combine your event with an exhibition visit, a guided tour or a beautiful gift

Approved Suppliers

The museum works with an approved list of suppliers in order to bring your event to life.

Location and contact

Located in stylish Kensington, the Design Museum overlooks Holland Park

Design Plan Create

Work with the Events team to design, plan and create an event to be remembered.