Designs for Life

Over 300 objects made across the world in the last 2000 years

Craft objects in the Designs for Life gallery

Dates

Permanent

Visitor information

Monday
Closed
Tuesday
10am - 4pm
Wednesday
10am- 4pm
Thursday
10am - 4pm
Friday
10am - 4pm
Saturday
10am - 5pm
Sunday
Closed

Free entry

No booking required



About

This permanent display showcases the Shipley’s stunning craft and design collections. These objects range from the special and unique to the everyday and mass-produced.

From teapots to tequilla glasses, lunchboxes to lanterns and chairs to candlesticks, this is a chance to see how design is everywhere in our lives.