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London Transport Museum's Collection Online

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.

We care for over 450,000 items, including an impressive collection of over 100,000 photos documenting the changing face of the city - preserving, researching and acquiring objects to use in our galleries, exhibitions and other activities.

Highlights from the collection

Bicycle in tube line colours collection record

Object of the month

This artwork was an unused Tube map cover illustration, designed by Jeremy Deller in 2007. All of the different tube lines are shown in the shape of a bicycle.

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Moquette

Stories from the collection 

Discover the history the iconic fabric that has covered London's transport network for over 100 years - moquette - and discover some of its most famous patterns.

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London Transport Museum Depot is open this summer

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Museum After Dark

Join us for our next Museum After Dark late opening on Thursday evening. It's the perfect opportunity for adults to visit with friends and enjoy a cocktail and quiz.

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October half term at London Transport Museum

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October half term

Families are invited to track down Billy Brown of London at the Museum in Covent Garden and our Museum Depot in Acton this October half term. 

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