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Talks, courses and workshops

The museum's inspiring programme of talks, courses and workshops includes both digital and onsite activities.

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The Wisdom Hour

Join The Wisdom Hour, a new creative storytelling space celebrating positive stories of ageing, facilitated by This Age Thing and Design Age Institute.

Talk at the museum

Crafting Stories in Yoruba Design

Join this panel discussion exploring the enduring impact of Yoruba design practices.

members exclusives

Members Only

Harry Potter book covers created by AMDL CIRCLE and Michele De Lucchi

Catch up on this exclusive talk and discover the interdisciplinary creative process behind the new series of covers for the Harry Potter books (Salani Editore) by Michele De Lucchi and his team AMDL CIRLCE led by Davide Angeli.

Members Only

Studio of the World: London as a design centre with Patrizia Moroso

With a little black book the envy of all design fans, Patrizia Moroso's strong bond with the city of London and its designers is revealed by her many collaborations with personalities such as Ron Arad, Ross Lovegrove and more. Join Patrizia Moroso, Creative Director of the design brand Moroso, and Daniel Gava, Design Museum Patron, as they discuss London as a design centre.

Members Only

Designing with Care

A panel discussion with the 2020 Designers in Residence exploring design’s relationship to care.

To coincide with the launch of this year's 'Designers in Residence' online showcase, designers Abiola Onabule, Cynthia Voza Lusilu, Enni-Kukka Tuomala and Ioana Man share reflections on the role of care within the design industry, and discuss their residency projects.

Virtual Exhibition

Margaret Calvert: Woman at Work - The Virtual Experience

Enjoy a free virtual experience allowing you to take a closer look at the display celebrating the launch of Network Rail’s new customised typeface, Rail Alphabet 2, designed by the co-designer of the UK’s road signing system, Margaret Calvert.

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Digital Activity

Learn with the Design Museum

Upskill, keep  inspired and  informed online with fashion starter packs, lunch time sketching with leading architects and more.

Digital Family Activity

Create and Make At Home

Bring the Design Museum to you by building your own design project.

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Plan your visit

The Design Museum champions design and the impact it has on the world, while introducing you to the incredible people behind it. Find out more about the temporary exhibitions and more.

Get in touch

Please contact the Design Museum on +44 20 3862 5900 or the Bookings Office on +44 20 3862 5937 Monday to Friday (10:00 to 17:00). For enquiries outside of these hours, please submit an online enquiry.