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the Design Museum

The new Design Museum is one of London’s most sought-after venues

Host your event in London’s newest venue located on Kensington High Street with beautiful views over Holland Park. The stunningly refurbished 1960s building is the only public building designed by John Pawson, and features an incredible hyperbolic paraboloid roof.

The Design Museum features six beautiful spaces for hire: the Helene and Johannes Huth Gallery, the atrium, the Bakala Auditorium, the Chumsri and Luqman Lounge, the Ulm and Bauhaus Room and the Dessau Room.

To take a virtual tour of the Design Museum then please click here:

To see how the Atrium is transformed into an event space, please click here:

the Design Museum

224-238 Kensington High Street
W8 6AG
+ 44 020 3862 5907

Events & Capacities

Reception0 - 800
Lunch 0 - 200
Dinner 0 - 200
Dinner Dance 0 - 200
Meeting / Conference 0 - 202
Outside Space 0 - 0
Exhibition Space (m2)
Marquee Capacity0 - 0
Wedding Licence 0 - 200
Wedding Reception 0 - 200
Accessible AccessYes

Contact the venue directly for further details

Sneakers Unboxed: Studio to Street Tour Packages

Sneakers Tour Packages
The Design Museum has now reopened with its debut of the Sneakers Unboxed: Studio to Street exhibition.
From athletics to fashion, discover the journey of the design process, the modern technologies shaping the sneaker, the lucrative resale market as well as the designers at the forefront of sustainability.

Why not enjoy a private tour of Sneakers Unboxed by booking on of our unique tour packages for exclusive exhibition access?
Available to book for morning or evening access, packages include catering in one of our contemporary event spaces as well a guided tour of the exhibitions by an expert guide. Our specialist guides will provide your group with a unique experience online with personal insight into the exhibitions and the stories behind the designs and designers.

• Morning tour package to include tea, coffee and pastries
• Evening tour package to include a glass of champagne and light bar snacks

Tour packages are available to book for groups of up to 20.
To enquire, please email the Events team at