Design Museums

When traveling, try to incorporate a museum or gallery during your visit. I tend to enjoy industrial arts more than paintings or purely decorative art.

Design Museums

CITY, COUNTRY MUSEUM NAME WEBSITE
Toronto, Canada The Design Exchange http://www.dx.org/
Prague, Czech Republic Prague Museum of Decorative Arts http://www.upm.cz/?language=en
Copenhagen, Denmark Denmark Design Museum http://designmuseum.dk/en
Paris, France Musée des arts et métiers http://www.arts-et-metiers.net/
Paris, France Musée des Arts décoratifs http://www.lesartsdecoratifs.fr/
Paris, France Maxim’s Art Nouveau Museum http://www.maxims-artnouveau-museum.com/
Paris, France Musée d’Orsay – Decorative Arts http://www.musee-orsay.fr/
Sèvres (Paris), France Sèvres – Cité de la céramique http://www.sevresciteceramique.fr/
Strasbourg, France Musée des arts décoratifs, Strasbourg http://www.musees.strasbourg.eu/
Munich, Germany The International Design Museum http://die-neue-sammlung.de/
Nuremberg, Germany The International Design Museum http://die-neue-sammlung.de/
Weiden, Germany The International Design Museum http://die-neue-sammlung.de/
Rhein, Germany Vitra Design Museum http://www.design-museum.de/
Holon, Isreal Design Museum Holon http://www.dmh.org.il/
Milan, Italy Triennale Design Museum http://www.triennaledesignmuseum.it/
Nagano, Japan JIDA Design Museum http://www.jida.or.jp
Osaka, Japan JIDA Design Museum in AXIS http://www.jida.or.jp
Tokyo, Japan JIDA Design Museum Stockyard http://www.jida.or.jp
Barcelona, Spain DHUB Museu http://www.dhub-bcn.cat/en
Madrid, Spain National Museum of Decorative Arts http://www.spainisculture.com/en/temas/museos/
London, United Kingdom Design Museum http://designmuseum.org
Atlanta, United States Museum of Design Atlanta http://www.museumofdesign.org/
Chicago, United States The Chicago Athenaeum http://www.chi-athenaeum.org/
New York, United States The Museum of Arts and Design (“MAD”) http://www.madmuseum.org
New York (2014) & Harlem, United States Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum http://www.cooperhewitt.org/