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Ephemera

Ephemera includes leaflets, booklets, guides and fare charts


The ephemera collection is made up of principally paper items that were not designed to last. The collections include leaflets containing information about events or services, produced by Transport for London, London Transport and predecessor companies. Also guides, illustrations, menus, rule books and press cuttings. Maps, timetables and tickets are held in separate collections.

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Hidden London book

Delve into the history of disused and repurposed London Underground spaces with the new beautifully illustrated hardback book, Hidden London: Discovering the Forgotten Underground - now available!

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Heritage bus day trip

Join us on a daytrip through time and space as we visit the Royal Observatory and the Queen’s House in Greenwich, and enjoy the autumnal splendours and maritime breeze of Greenwich Park

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St Pancras poster: September's Object of the Month

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Object of the Month

Passengers coming into St Pancras station in the 1980s would be greeted by posters like this encouraging them to travel across the city on Underground lines . It's also the inspiration for our Open Weekend artwork!

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