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Red Dot Design Museum

Public guided tour of the Red Dot Design Museum

Public tour
14 October 2018
15:00 - 16:30 h

On Sunday, 14 October 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 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. The visitors learn about latest trends in the various fields of international product design, about cultural and country-specific characteristics and how design has changed over the years.

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)

Current issues

Design in the Age of Big Data
06 December 2018 - 03 March 2019

Creative Exchange: World’s Best Communication Design and Highlights from NRW
08 February 2019 - 02 June 2019

Important note

On 21 December 2018 the museum will close at 4 p.m. Last entrance: 3 p.m.

The museum will be closed on 24, 25, 31 December 2018 & 1 January 2019.