Plan your visit

Getting to Kensington

The Design Museum
224-238 Kensington High Street
W8 6AG

Opening Hours

Open daily 10:00 – 18:00
Last admission 17:00

The museum will be open late on the first Friday of every month from 10:00 – 20:00 (last admission 19:00)

The museum will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day and will close early at 14:00 on Christmas Eve, last admission at 13:00

Admission and tickets

Tickets are now on sale for all exhibitions. Book online now or call the Bookings office (Mon - Fri 10:00 - 17:00) on +44 20 3862 5937.

what's on

The Risk Society

Chaired by Glenn Adamson, curator of this year’s Beazley Designs of the Year, this symposium brings together leading international designers, artists, academics and social thinkers to discuss design’s engagement with risk.

Protest Banner Lending Library with Aram Han Sifuentes

Join the founder of the Protest Banner Lending Library to create your own politically inspired banners and textiles.

get closer to the museum

Shop online or in-store

Find out more about the Design Museum shop located in the atrium, on Kensington High Street and online.

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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 new museum.

Join the Design Museum

See the latest job opportunities available at the Design Museum.