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Models

The model collection contains detailed architectural, vehicle and engineering models

Models reveal the development and design history of the architecture, infrastructure and vehicles of London’s transport system. They were often commissioned by engineers and architects as the transport system expanded. Models in the collection are mixed media and manufactured using a variety of techniques. From handcrafted card and paper modelling and intricate metal work to more modern 3D printed methods.

A row of red and green moquette covered tube seats

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Moquette by the metre

Take home an iconic piece of the Underground! You can now buy moquette by the metre from our shop. Available in 18 different designs!

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An illustration of a crowd of people at Piccadilly Circus

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Friday Late

Explore the Museum after hours at our next Friday late. Step back in time and enjoy London's rich nightlife throughout the ages, from Victorian music halls to influential subcultures.

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A cherub gesturing to a banner which reads Courtesy aids

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Object of the month

When promoting leisure travel, the Underground often used romance as a theme, On a few occasions, London Transport even issued special Valentine's posters like this one featuring cute cherubs.

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