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Red Dot Design Museum

NRW-Day at the Red Dot Design Museum - Pay-What-You-Want promotion from Friday until Sunday

Permanent exhibition
31 August 2018
until 02 September 2018

This year, the NRW-Day will take place not just in the city centre of Essen, but also on the premises of the UNESCO World Heritage Site "Zollverein".

Visitors of the Red Dot Design Museums are free to compose the admission fee on their own.

As a special highlight the museum offers on Sunday, 2 September, from 3-4:30 p.m. a public guided tour of the Red Dot Design Museum Essen in German language.

» Information on the public guided tour (tour only in German language)

» Information on the NRW-Day 2018 (information only available in German language)

Pay-What-You-Want: Visitors are free to decide how much they would like to pay for their visit to the Red Dot Design Museum.

Children under 12: Free admission

Current issues

Simplicity as a design principle
26 November 2019 - 08 March 2020

Analogue, Digital, Interactive: World’s Best Communication Design Awarded by Red Dot
27 March 2020 - 01 June 2020

Important note

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