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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.

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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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Tour and a treat

Treat yourself to an day out with our newest Hidden London package - discover the abandoned Jubilee line platforms under Charing Cross station before a delicious afternoon tea at the Amba hotel.

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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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