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London Transport Museum

London Transport Museum is a subsidiary company of Transport for London, registered with the Charity Commission as charity number 1123122. The objectives of the charity are to advance the heritage of transport in London and educate the public about the history of transport in London through the provision, operation and maintenance of a transport museum for the public benefit. Also to educate the public about the role of transport in the life and work of London, past, present and future.

Information about the Museum, its governance, operation and activities is published in our annual report.

The Museum website also provides information about our exhibitions, events, facilities and services, activities and projects.

Collections online provides access to thousands of records about the objects in our collections and the history and development of transport in London.

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Transport for London

Transport for London (TfL) is a public body within the Greater London Authority. It is committed to improving transparency for its customers and stakeholders and is making more information available than ever before. See the Transparency page on the TfL website for further information and contact details.

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You can make a request for recorded information held by TfL and its subsidiary companies (including London Transport Museum) via the TfL website.

In the current circumstances, TfL is not able to answer Freedom of Information (FOI) requests readily and they ask that you do not make a request at present. Answering FOI requests requires the use of limited resources and the attention of staff who could be supporting other essential activity. In any event, response times will be affected.

If you do submit a request, please do not post it. Use the form supplied or email [email protected]

Amended 24 April 2020

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Bicycle in tube line colours collection record

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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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