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Red Dot Design Museum

Public guided tour of the Red Dot Design Museum

Public tour
09 September 2018
15:00 - 16:30 h

On Sunday, 9 September 2018, design fans and all those, who want to become it, go on a journey of discovery in the world’s largest exhibition of contemporary product design. From 3–4:30 p.m., the public guided tour of the Red Dot Design Museum Essen informs about latest industrial design, product culture and the fascinating architecture of the house.

The one hour and a half tour of the former boiler house of Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex allows for interesting insights into the world of well-shaped and sophisticated designs. Chic lifestyle accessories, innovative kitchen helpers or well-shaped luminaires – around 2,000 exhibits from 45 nations convey the excellent quality of good design. Touching and testing is important and explicitly allowed since good design becomes especially apparent in use. Well-designed products make, among others, life easier, working safer or leisure time more comfortable. The participants of the guided tour will get a new understanding of design and observe their environment in a different way.

In German language

Participation fee: 5 € per person plus regular admission
Admission: 6 € (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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