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“Under the Sign of the Circle”: public tour with the curator of the special exhibition

Public tour
12 February 2017
15:00 - 16:30 h

Entitled “Under the Sign of the Circle”, the Red Dot Design Museum Essen presents an exhibition on Japanese creations. From hightech drum set to exceptional packaging to origami chair: Around 100 exhibits invite visitors to discover Japanese design. During a public guided tour of the special exhibition, the curator grants insights into the origin story of the presentation and explains among others how traditional handicraft connects with advanced technology.

Participation fee: 5 € per person plus regular admission
Admission: 9 € (Reduced: 4 €)
Children under 12: Free admission

As the group size allows for a maximum of 25 participants, the Red Dot Design Museum kindly asks for previous registration by phone on +49 201 30104-60 or via e-mail to museum(at)

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Important note

Due to an event, on Wednesday, 4 March 2020, the museum closes already at 5 p.m. (last admission: 4 p.m.).