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The front of the Museum

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COVID-19 update

London Transport Museum is closed. But for as long as we can we’ll bring you inspiring content and keep our education work going. Thank you for sticking with us!

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The Tube Map

Quiz

The Tube map

Do you think you know your Victoria line from your Elizabeth line? Take our tube map quiz and discover more about the history of the map on our Collections Online.

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Summer posters at ltmuseumshop

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Summer posters

As the warm weather sets in, why not brighten up your walls with a bright and beautiful vintage poster? Take a look at our collection online.

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HOW CAN WE USE DESIGN TO SUPPORT THE NEW ‘NORMAL’?

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Design and the 'new normal'

How can design help people return to 'normal' life? Our Head of Design, Sau-Fun Mo, takes a look at some of the design challenges to prepare for reopening.  

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Bicycle in tube line colours collection record

Collections

Object of the month

This artwork was an unused Tube map cover illustration, designed by Jeremy Deller in 2007. All of the different tube lines are shown in the shape of a bicycle.

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A black and white photo of a train pulling into Acton Town station

Hidden London

Hidden London hangouts 

Discover the secrets of the Underground with the our Hidden London team and self confessed Tube geek Alex Grundon on our new Hangouts. Watch back the whole series on our Youtube channel.

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