Discover London's history at the world's leading museum of urban transport, online, in our Museum and at our Depot.

London Transport Museum

Visiting the Museum

Pay for a day, come back free all year! Kids go free.

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Discover the collection

Explore over 450,000 items in the Museum and online 

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Family summer competitions

We're on a mission to find fixers, planners and dreamers to become the engineers of the future. Enter our family challenges this summer and be in with the chance to win a fantastic prize bundle!

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New mini lightbox

Our fan-favourite London Underground roundel lightbox just got a new younger sibling. This cute smaller version is just 7 inches tall and comes with three interchangeable inserts. Exclusively available at our shop!

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What's On

NEW! Piccadilly Circus tour

Join us for an exclusive tour of one of London's most iconic stations. Go behind secret doors to passageways and lift shafts closed to the public since 1929 and discover the stunning Edwardian architecture.

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Poster Parade: District 150

The District line opened as the Metropolitan District Railway in December 1868. As part of our celebrations for the line's 150th annviersary, check out our District-themed Poster Parade, online and in the Museum.


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Object of the Month

Country walks were marketed as a healthy antidote to a week spent in an office or factory. This embroidery of a young couple enjoying a picnic was created for a poster to encourage people to get out and about. 

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Summer holidays

Join us this Summer for six weeks of STEM-inspired family activities and workshops. Kicking off from 20 July, explore what makes a good uniform, analyse data or even try your hand at coding. Kids go free!

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