There aren’t many exhibitions where you can try out the product, but the Design Museum has built a skateboard ramp inside its new exhibition about the history and culture of skateboarding.
About Design MuseumA museum devoted to the design of modern life - now based in a new home in South Kensington.
The main museum is free to visit, but some exhibitions are chargeable.
224-238 Kensington High Street,
The main museum and displays are free to visit - some temporary exhibitions can charge for entry.
Prices last checked October 2023.Link to Design Museum's website
The museum is open every day including bank holidays.
Closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
- Sunday - 10am to 6pm
- Mon to Thur - 10am to 5pm
- Friday - 10am to 6pm
- Saturday - 10 am to 9pm
Opening hours last checked October 2023.
AccessibilityFor accessibility information, click here.
Exhibitions open at the moment
This exhibition will be one of the most wide-ranging surveys of contemporary fashion culture ever staged in the UK.
10am to 6pm
Ends on Sun 11th February 2024
How can we design our homes to respond to the climate emergency? Discover how architects are reimagining wood, stone and straw to design homes fit for the future.
10am to 5pm
Ends on Thu 29th February 2024
The first major UK exhibition to map the design evolution of the skateboard from the 1950s to today – a story of design, daring and disobedience.
10am to 6pm
Ends on Sun 2nd June 2024
Frequently asked questions
What's the nearest railway station to Design Museum
The nearest station is High Street Kensington Tube Station which is 0.3 miles away.