United Kingdom

The Whitworth Art Gallery

http://www.whitworth.manchester.ac.uk/

The Whitworth Art Gallery is home to collections of British watercolours, textiles and wallpapers as well as a range of modern and historic prints, drawings, paintings and sculpture.

Victoria and Albert Museum

http://www.vam.ac.uk/

The V&A houses one of the world’s largest collections of international art and design including ceramics, furniture, fashion, glass, jewellery, metalwork, photographs, sculpture, textiles and paintings.

The Science Museum

http://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/about_us/smg.aspx

The National UK Museum of Science and Industry

The Museum of Domestic Design and Architecture (MoDA)

http://www.moda.mdx.ac.uk/home

MoDA tells the story of ordinary homes in the 20th century and is located at Middlesex University.

​The Geffrye Museum

http://www.geffrye-museum.org.uk/

The Geffrye is the only museum in the United Kingdom to show a specialist collection of English furniture and decorative arts in a chronological series of period rooms.

Fashion and Textiles Museum

http://ftmlondon.org/

The academy for fashion, textiles and jewellery

The Design Museum

http://designmuseum.org/

The Design Museum focuses on 20th and 21st century design, architecture and fashion.

​The De Morgan Centre

http://www.demorgan.org.uk/

The De Morgan Centre brings together the De Morgan Foundation's extensive collection of the works of William and Evelyn De Morgan, and archive material relating to them and their circle.

British Museum

http://www.thebritishmuseum.ac.uk/

The British Museum is one of the world's oldest museums with a collection of over a million objects whose origins are worldwide.

Brighton Museum and Art Gallery

http://brightonmuseums.org.uk/brighton/

Collections include British and European twentieth century decorative art and design, the Willet Collection of ceramics and World Art. See also Hove Museum and Art Gallery.

International

Vitra Design Museum

http://www.design-museum.de/de/informationen.html

Weil am Rhein

Stedelijk Museum

http://www.stedelijk.nl/

Amsterdam

La Triennale di Milano

http://www.triennale.org/it/

Milan

Powerhouse Museum

http://maas.museum/powerhouse-museum/

Sydney

ModeMuseum

Museum für Gestaltung, Zurich

Antwerp

Museum für Gestaltung

http://www.museum-gestaltung.ch/E_welcome.html

Zurich

Museum of Art & Design (MAD)

http://www.madmuseum.org/

New York

​The Museum of Modern Art

http://www.moma.org/

The Museum of Modern Art in New York also holds a collection of design.

​Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum

http://www.cooperhewitt.org/

Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution is the only museum in the United States devoted exclusively to historic and contemporary design.