Design Museum

Design Museum
224–238 Kensington High Street, London, W8 6AG
  • Telephone 020 3862 5900
  • Opening times 10am–5.45pm.
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  • Website www.designmuseum.org
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Design Museum

The permanent exhibitions at the Design Museum feature more than 1000 items of 20th and 21st century designs, from architecture to engineering, as well as fashion and graphics. The themes of the Design Museum are viewed through the eyes of Designer, Maker, and User. The museum also hosts numerous talks and events, pop-up exhibitions and workshops throughout the year, as well as plenty of visiting exhibitions.

The Design Museum is a five-minute walk along Kensington High Street; a ten-minute walk from Holland Park Station or Kensington Olympia Station; 25 minutes from Exhibition Road in South Kensington, or 10 minutes walk along North Earl's Court Road. The District and Circle lines take you near to the museum, as does the Piccadilly Line. Buses numbers 9, 10, 27, 28, 49 and C1 stop near the museum.

Events at this venue

There are 5 events at this location

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Beazley Designs Of The Year

An exhibition of innovative and contemporary design from the past year in the categories of Architecture, Digital, Fashion, Graphics, Product and Transport.

Wed 18 Oct

£10 (£7.50; Children £5; £17–£24; £7.50) / 020 3862 5900

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Thu 19 Oct

£10 (£7.50; Children £5; £17–£24; £7.50) / 020 3862 5900

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Fri 20 Oct

£10 (£7.50; Children £5; £17–£24; £7.50) / 020 3862 5900

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 100 more dates until 28 Jan 2018

California: Designing Freedom

Picking up the story in the 1960s, the exhibition charts the journey from the counterculture to Silicon Valley's tech culture.

Tue 22 Aug

£14.50; £7.25 Art pass (£10.75; Children £7.25; £10.75; £21.75–£32.50) / 020 3862 5900

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 23 Aug

£14.50; £7.25 Art pass (£10.75; Children £7.25; £10.75; £21.75–£32.50) / 020 3862 5900

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 24 Aug

£14.50; £7.25 Art pass (£10.75; Children £7.25; £10.75; £21.75–£32.50) / 020 3862 5900

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 52 more dates until 15 Oct

The Design Museum Market

Designers / Makers bring 50 leading contemporary designers to the museum for a three-day market just in time for Christmas.

Fri 1 Dec

Free / 020 3862 5900

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Sat 2 Dec

Free / 020 3862 5900

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sun 3 Dec

Free / 020 3862 5900

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Hella Jongerius: Breathing Colour

Installations by the Dutch designer, exploring the relationships between colour, shapes, materials, reflections and shadows.

Tue 22 Aug

£9.50 (£7.20; Children £4.75; £15.45–£21.75) / 020 3862 5900

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Wed 23 Aug

£9.50 (£7.20; Children £4.75; £15.45–£21.75) / 020 3862 5900

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Thu 24 Aug

£9.50 (£7.20; Children £4.75; £15.45–£21.75) / 020 3862 5900

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 31 more dates until 24 Sep

Maggie's Culture Crawl London

Maggie's Culture Crawl London is part 10 mile night-walk, part cultural adventure to raise money for people affected by cancer. This year's event starts at the Design Museum. The route includes some of the capital's most spectacular venues such as; The Royal Academy of Arts, The V&A, Foster & Partners's studio and…

Fri 29 Sep

£40 / 020 3862 5900

  • 18:00 – 00:00

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