What's on

Exhibitions and Events:
Book now to visit the museum or enjoy the digital programme from home.

No pre-booking is needed to access the free displays.

The permanent collection free display Designer Maker User is open daily from 10.00 - 18.00.

COVID-19 Visit information: Please read before your visit.

Exhibitions and displays

The museum explores the past, present and future of design through a programme of temporary exhibitions and pop-ups.

Talks, courses and workshops

Delve deeper into design. Join a specialist course, workshop or talk and learn more about design from leading experts in the industry.


The Design Museum wants to inspire the next generation of creative thinkers and designers through regular events and activities aimed at children aged 5-11 years.

Young people

Discover more about the museum's design events, workshops and learning opportunities for young people aged 14 to 16 years.

For Schools and Colleges

Supporting the National Curriculum for Design and Technology and tailored for key stages 2 – 5, we offer students and educators design education facilities and workshops supporting a vibrant programme connected with the wider ecology of design practice, networks and communities.