London Transport Museum explores the story of London and its transport system over the last 200 years, highlighting the powerful link between transport and the growth of modern London, culture and society since 1800.
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When promoting leisure travel, the Underground often used romance as a theme, On a few occasions, London Transport even issued a special Valentine's posters!
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By 1933 when London Transport was formed, the company was regarded as a leading patron of the arts. Explore the golden age of poster design as we delve into some of the stunning posters from the 1920s and 30s.
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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.