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Design Museum Boston is a nomadic museum of all things design.

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Bespoke Bodies: The Design and Craft of Prosthetics

Explore Bespoke Bodies: The Design and Craft of Prosthetics, a multi-media exhibition highlighting people at the intersection of healthcare, style, and technology in prosthetic design.

We Design: People. Practice. Progress.

Design Museum’s newest initiative, We Design: People. Practice. Progress., launches in Boston in fall 2019! We Design: People. Practice. Progress. brings together creatives from different backgrounds to examine and celebrate the range ...

Summer 2019 Visitor’s Guide

The summer is back! We’re super excited to announce our events and programs for Summer 2019! Our two exhibitions, Bespoke Bodies and Extraordinary Playscapes, are open to visitors through August. ...

In Support of Kenmore Square Transformation

By Sam Aquillano, Executive Director As the Executive Director of Design Museum Boston I take pride in aligning our organization with thoughtfully designed solutions to some of Boston’s thorniest problems. Kenmore ...

Neighborhood Service Project

Neighborhood Service Project (NSP) will build capacity for local economic development by empowering young people to use creativity as a force for change and community building. NSP is a hands-on and ...

Design Museum Adventure: Amsterdam, A Sustainable City

Join Design Museum on this once in a lifetime travel experience in partnership with Bike & Places, an educational travel company, and with the support of Holland Innovation Network and ...

10 Years of Design Museum Boston & What’s Next

By Sam Aquillano, Executive Director 10 years. In a city like Boston with museums and universities that are literally hundreds of years old, 10 years sounds like a small blip in ...

Open Source Healthcare

Design Museum Mornings with Juhan Sonin, Director at GoInvo  The algorithms that drive our care, to our clinical and life data, to hospital and treatment pricing, are governed by blackbox services. By using ...

The Stress-Free Workplace

Design Museum Mornings with Leigh Stringer, Principal at EYP According to Jeff Pfeffer, author of Dying for a Paycheck, stress is the fifth leading cause of death at work. So what is ...

UNITE: Diversifying Design through Education

Why is there a lack of diversity in the design professions? The answer stems from systemic challenges minorities and people of color experience every day. This panel discussion takes a ...

Playing With Beautiful Stuff

Design Museum Mornings with Marina Seevak, Founding Director of The Beautiful Stuff Project.  Marina will share her award-winning early childhood curriculum that depends on the creative reuse of materials and brings joy, ...