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The Design Museum

238 Kensington High Street, London W8 6AG, England
+44 20 3862 5900
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238 Kensington High Street, London W8 6AG, England
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Reviewed today

I had a day to enjoy London and decided to visit the design museum. It's easy to find and on entry we bought tickets for the Azzedine Alaia exhibition. Visiting the free exhibition and the Alaia exhibition took approximately 2 hours and we thoroughly enjoyed...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I was visiting from New York and decided to visit the museum even though it does not have a very high profile in London, and give it a chance. I genuinely regret this decision. The Design Museum has a cheapness about it, like they want...More

Thank Victoria A
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The design museum is now is a purpose built facility in Kensington. We went to, to meet with friends and to have a look around. The entrance and to see the special shows was £23 per adult. For what we saw I thought this was...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We decided to make the journey to see the Design Museum today, and found it rather confusing upon entry. We did not feel welcome or comfortable inside, and were eventually told to go all the way to the top floor if we didn't have a...More

Thank Tom B
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I am a fashion and textiles historian, and I went to the Design Museum to experience the glory of Azzedine Alaia. Upon entering the exhibit, I found myself in a a large open space with no attention to spacial relationships or dynamic quality whatsoever. The...More

Thank Susan K
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had high hopes, and were very open to enjoying the museum. We love design and wanted to be inspired. The reality is quite the opposite! The place has a sad glumness to it, mostly generated by the staff who slouch around wearing aprons and...More

Thank Andy M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Since at one stage I taught design, my old haunt was the Design Center in/near? Tottenham Court Road, so when a friend and I made a day excursion up to the Design Museum I was highly expectant. Personally I found it quite bewildering in layout...More

Thank Brian R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building and the location are nice but there’s unfortunately not much to see inside and I don’t think I will be back. I wasn’t interested in the exhibitions they had on, so I just kept looking around for something to actually see or read...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our two sons to the Design Museum to see the Ferrari exhibition. Such special exhibitions are quite expensive to visit but well worth it. The exhibit explained how Ferraris are designed and built, with plenty of genuine Ferrari cars on display. There was...More

Thank RIchard035
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic exhibition of Azzedine Alaias designs. Very well laid out and displayed and very informative. If you love fashion you'll love this exhibition.

Thank Wendy F
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Chiltern Rail from Leamington to Marylebone and then the tube (or bus to Hyde Park and then wander across the Park to buses on the south side down to the museum). Travelcards include tube and bus travel and there are group... More
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