Venue hire

We are delighted the Design Museum is accredited by Visit Britain and Visit England with their ‘We’re Good to Go’ mark. Acquiring this industry standard mark means that the museum has followed Government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, to ensure a safe environment for both staff and visitors.

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, Packages & Unique Offers

Impress your clients with an exclusive tour package, a workshop or some beautiful gifts from the Design Museum Shop! See below for details about our range of amazing offers.

COVID-19 Secure Events at the Design Museum

As we navigate through the challenges of (COVID-19), the Design Museum is able to assist you with planning professional filming and business meetings for up to 30 people, as well as any future events that you are planning.

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.