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Design Museum

The Design Museum illustrates the development of industrial art, artistic handicraft and industrial design from the second half of the 19th century to the present day. Classics of the Finnish design. Interesting special exhibitions. The permanent exhibition of the museum is supported by temporary Finnish and international thematic exhibitions on historical and contemporary design. The building from 1894 offers beautiful surroundings for all events which get additional value from the exhibitions. The exhibition spaces can be hired for events outside the Design Museums opening hours, the lecturing hall (70m2, 60 persons) and conference room (16 persons) can also be hired during opening hours.

Meeting rooms

Namem2TheatreClassroomDinnerCocktailBoardroom
Lecture hall7030
Meeting room3016
Basement25040100
I floor exhibition space335300
II floor exhibition space800120500
The whole museum700

Upcoming events in this location

Ceramics and Spatiality »
Henrik Vibskov »
Ilmari Tapiovaara »
R-Collection »

Design Museum. Photo: Design Museum/Rauno Träskelin

Address

Korkeavuorenkatu 23
00130 Helsinki

Opening hours

1.1.-31.5. & 1.9.-31.12. Tue 11-20, Wed-Sun 11-18; 1.6.-31.8. daily 11-18

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Telephone

+358 (0)9 622 0540

Fax

+358 (0)9 6220 5455

Website

www.designmuseum.fi

Email

info@designmuseum.fi

Accessibility

Full accessibility, toilet for wheelchair users, lift, lightning intensity 50-150 lux. Dark at some places. Persons with wheelchair should notify in advance. Easier entry from the backdoor.

Restaurants

Café. High-class catering services available in the exhibition areas.

Other services

Receptions (max. 700 persons) can be arranged in the exhibition area outside the opening hours.

Exhibition areas

Exhibition areas on three floors: Basement 250 m2, height 200-285 cm, max 100 persons, I floor 335m2, height 360-410 cm, max 300 persons, II floor 800 m2, height 420-610 cm, max 500 persons. The exhibition architecture may have an effect on the amount of persons. Restaurant services in the exhibition spaces.