Opened in 1989 (following its original incarnation as the Boilerhouse established in the V&A by Terence Conran), the Design Museum by Tower Bridge encompasses modern and contemporary industrial and fashion design, graphics, architecture and multimedia. The smart Blueprint Café has a balcony overlooking the Thames. You can buy design books in the museum shop, as well as products related to the exhibitions. Exhibitions are usually accompanied by a programme of workshops for children.
Open daily 10:00 – 18:00 (last exhibition entry 17:00)
The museum will be open late on the first Friday of every month from 10:00 – 20:00 (last admission 19:00)
Depends on the exhibition
224-238 Kensington High St, Kensington, London W8 6AG
+44(0)20 7403 6933