London Pass BlogBack to Blog
London attractions: London Design Museum is a great day out for all the family
Published: Tuesday 2nd of April 2013
If you have a passion for contemporary design then the Design Museum is perfect when you are looking for great things to do in London.
Whether you have a soft spot for architectural, graphic or industrial design, it’s all here. Its current exhibition is the Extraordinary Stories About Ordinary Things collection which include stories about ordinary furniture, everyday objects, transport and fashion, and the history about the history behind their designs.
It will also feature short films alongside a collection of artefacts and models.
The museum is the only one in the UK which has been created to celebrate, entertain and inform guests about the technology and work behind contemporary designs.
Other highlights of the museum include regular talks and events, lectures, family fun activities and late night opening.
If you head down to the museum at the end of this month, you’ll get a chance to see a talk by designer Peter Anderson, who will be speaking about designing visual language, such as logos, signs and titles.
Discover more for less with a London Pass.
Posted by Georgina Black
Follow The London Pass blog to learn about the latest news with attractions, sights and sightseeing events in the city. As well as useful tips, hints and advice for visitors to the city and how to make the most of your sightseeing time in London. We hope you enjoy…
Monday 21st of January 2013 The National Theatre is one of the busiest performance spaces in London.
Sunday 20th of January 2013 People looking for things to do in London could opt for a trip to the National Maritime Museum.
Saturday 19th of January 2013 London Brass Rubbing Centre is a great attraction for families.
Friday 18th of January 2013 St Paul's Cathedral is one of the iconic landmarks of London, and one of the best places to go for a stunning view of the capital.
Thursday 17th of January 2013 People looking for things to do in London could visit a precious collection of intriguing art at Ranger's House.
Thursday 17th of January 2013 The Courtauld Gallery is one of the top London attractions for art lovers to visit.
Wednesday 16th of January 2013 People looking for things to do in London could opt for a visit to Kew Gardens and see the stunning orchid display.
Wednesday 16th of January 2013 The Medieval Banquet is a thoroughly entertaining and enjoyable experience.
Tuesday 15th of January 2013 While on a visit to London it's not hard to spot beautiful Victorian and Georgian buildings lining...
Monday 14th of January 2013 Visitors to London will not want to pass up on the opportunity to find out more about England's most famous playwright.
Saturday 12th of January 2013 The Banqueting House is opening a new display telling the story of the events leading up to the execution of King Charles I.