Design Museum

Access information

By Underground

District and Circle lines to Kensington High Street, Central line to Holland Park, District and Piccadilly line to Earl’s Court and District and Piccadilly line to South Kensington.

From High Street Kensington Station: 5-minute walk south-west along Kensington High Street

From Holland Park Station: 10 minute walk south through Holland Park

From Kensington Olympia Station: 10-minute walk north-east along Hammersmith Rd and Kensington High Street

From South Kensington: 25 mins from Exhibition Road in South Kensington

From Earl’s Court Station: 10-minute walk north along Earl’s Court Road

By rail

Overground network to Kensington Olympia

By bus

The following bus routes stop near to the Design Museum: 9, 10, 27, 28, 49, C1

Entry to the museum is available at a concessionary rate for all disabled visitors, with free entry for accompanying carers.

All areas of the new Design Museum are accessible by level access or by lift. There is ample seating in the public spaces of the museum.

All assistance dogs are welcome.

There are hearing loops installed in key spaces in the building including the Bakala Auditorium, Admissions desk, and retail points. Magnifying panels are available for use to assist with reading the texts and captions in exhibitions and displays, please ask any member of staff.

Wheelchair-accessible toilets are located on the ground floor of the museum. A limited number of wheelchairs and disabled parking spaces are available and should be booked at least 24 hours before your visit for wheelchair and 72 hours for parking.

You can contact the Access team via the website.