families and young people

Get into Design


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Led by specialist tutors, including input and inspiration from some of the rising stars of contemporary design, participants can take part in these design and make activities to explore their creative style and develop skills.

What's on offer?

Get Into Design workshops and courses run for families and young people. Led by specialist tutors, they include input and inspiration from some of the rising stars in contemporary design.

Family Workshops
For families with children aged 8-11
Enjoy an afternoon of family fun, working together to tinker, test, and play through creative making.

Young People's Workshops
For young people aged 12-16
Participants will explore a range of design and make skills inspired by exhibitions and industry practices. These sessions take place during school holidays.


Musical posters

Make electronic music from your drawings and sound collages.

Build A City

Work like a designer to plan and build a futuristic city 3D model, exploring sustainable energy sources and inspiring building design ideas.

The Sneaker Club

Learn how trainers are designed, and constructed, gaining an understanding of pattern cutting techniques.

What do people say?

Parent: I am the mum of Allie who did your workshop last week and I just want to thank you for the workshop she did. She really enjoyed it and came back very enthusiastic. You did a wonderful job.

Young Person: Yesterday was amazing! I loved the workshop and all the positive comments about my photography were lovely.

Want to know more?

Please contact the Bookings Office on +44 20 3862 5937 Monday to Friday (10:00 to 18:00). For enquiries outside of these hours, please submit an online enquiry.

Enjoy your visit

Plan your visit

The Design Museum is located on High Street Kensington.

Become a member

Design Museum Members enjoy free unlimited entry to all the exhibitions, with access to tours, events and discounts. Be among the first to enjoy the perks of the museum.