Bloomberg Connects App Design Museum Guide

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Explore the Design Museum with our digital guide on Bloomberg Connects, the free arts and culture app.

What to expect

Discover the fascinating stories behind the Design Museum’s exhibitions, delve into the museum’s unique history and the legacy of founder, Sir Terence Conran, or hear from world-renowned designers including Stella McCartney and Sir David Adjaye in conversation with the Design Museum Director, Tim Marlow.

Listen to the curator of Ai Weiwei: Making Sense Justin McQuirk and artist Ai Wewei as they reflect on the exhibition and discuss how design is a language that communicates across huge time periods.

Explore our unmissable highlights of The Offbeat Sari exhibition from a pink sari owned by Sampat Pal Devi of The Gulabi Gang to one worn to the Met Gala.

Once in the app, search for or scroll to the Design Museum to start planning your visit - and don’t forget to bring your headphones!

Ai Weiwei: Making Sense

This major exhibition, developed in collaboration with Ai Weiwei himself, is the first to present his work as a commentary on design and what it reveals about our changing values.

The Offbeat Sari

A major exhibition celebrating the contemporary sari, bringing together the finest creations of our time from designers, wearers and craftspeople in India.

Download the guide

You can download the Bloomberg Connects App on your phone's App store and Google Play, either before your visit or via the Design Museum's free Wi-Fi.

Our staff are always happy to help you out - simply ask one of our front of house members.

Please remember to bring your own headphones on your visit in order to use the audio guide.


The Bloomberg Connects App

The Bloomberg Connects app is a free digital guide to cultural organisations around the world that makes it easy to access and engage with arts and culture from mobile devices, anytime, anywhere. Explore collections from botanical gardens, performance venues, outdoor sculpture parks and museums around the world.