Plan your visit

The Design Museum is now open in its spectacular new location on High Street Kensington. The new address is 224-238 Kensington High Street London, W8 6AG.

Getting to Kensington

The closest underground stations include Kensington High Street, Earl's Court and Holland Park plus Kensington/Olympia overground station.

Temporary exhibitions

Design is a continually evolving subject: visit the museum to be inspired and informed by the exhibitions.

Permanent exhibition

The building is free to enter and the permanent display, Designer Maker User is free

Get in touch

Please contact the Design Museum on +44 (0)20 3862 5900 or the Bookings Office on +44 (0)20 3862 5937 Monday to Friday (10:00 to 17:00). For enquiries outside of these hours, please submit an online enquiry.

Times and Prices

Open every day (excluding Christmas Day and Boxing Day) from 10:00 to 18:00 – last entry 17:00.


Group bookings and prices are available when booking your tickets online only. For more information call the Bookings Office on +44 20 3862 5937.


The new Design Museum offers much more for families including a free permanent display for the first time.

Schools, colleges and universities

The new Design Museum offers an inspiring range of learning opportunities for schools, colleges and universities.


The Design Museum warmly welcomes visitors with disabilities and their companions.

The Design Museum Shop

A curated edit of the best in design with two exciting new stores. Open from 10:00 - 17:45. The Design Museum High Street Shop is also open 10:00 - 18:00 daily

Food and Drink

The new Design Museum's restaurant partner is Prescott & Conran who operate the Coffee & Juice Counter, Parabola bar café restaurant as well as catering for private events.

Now open


Design is a continually evolving subject: visit the museum to be inspired by the exhibitions.

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