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The ticket collection covers horse and motor buses, trams, trolleybuses, railway and Tube tickets


Tickets cover journeys in London from the late 1800s to the present day. They show the development of routes, modes of travel, and ticket design. Tickets range from a First Class annual ‘all stations’ pass issued by the Metropolitan Railway in 1868 to first generation Oyster smartcards from 2003. The collection also includes everyday tickets for travel in London; daily, weekly and monthly travel passes and commemorative tickets.

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Moquette design socks

Who knew transport inspired fashion could look so good? Pick up a pair of Routemaster or District moquette design socks in our online shop! Every purchase supports our charitable work.

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Steam on the Underground

Be transported to a by-gone era of Victorian steam power as we mark 150 years of the District Line. Don't miss out on tickets - this is your last chance to see central London by vintage steam train!

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Object of the Month

A ghostly Edwardian family are board an early Tube train on the right, while a new train has its air-powered doors open to welcome contemporary passengers on this poster designed to promote network changes...

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