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Early years foundation stage

Early Years Foundation Stage

Led by specialist facilitators, our sessions for Early Years Foundation Stage offer an opportunity to explore the world of transport through stories, song and sensory play.

For pre and post visit resources, booking information and the London Transport Museum visual story please visit our Teachers page.


For Nursery students

All Aboard

For Reception students

Build a Bus
Is this the way home?
Platform Promenade


All Aboard Nursery Session All Aboard Nursery Session

Available: Thursdays
Duration: 35 minutes
Cost: £40 per session (15 pupils max)

Enjoy a sensory journey through London’s transport, using song movement and play. Get hands on with special objects from the museum collection and explore our All Aboard play area. 

Your session will be followed by time in our All Aboard play areas – please note that you will be sharing the play areas with other family visitors.

EYFS: Understanding the world; expressive arts and design

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build a bus ks1 Build a Bus

Available: Mondays & Tuesdays
Duration: 60 minutes
Cost: £80 per session (30 pupils max)

Can you build a bus for London’s future? Get hands on with special objects from the museum collection as we investigate how London’s buses are made and why they have changed over time.  

EYFS: Understanding the world; mathematics

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is this the way home Is this the way home?

Available: Tuesdays & Fridays
Duration: 40 minutes
Cost: £42.50 per session (15 pupils max)

Join the mission to help Monty the Mole find his way home. Enjoy exclusive access to our historic vehicles and discover how travel in London has changed since horse power.

EYFS: Understanding the world; literacy

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platform promenade Platform promenade

Available: Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays
Duration: 40 minutes
Cost: £42.50 per session (15 pupils max)

Enter our time-travelling machine and embark on an investigative journey through the Museum to discover the differences between types of vehicles and how people travelled in the past. 

EYFS: Understanding the world; literacy

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London Transport Museum school sessions are part of our Enjoyment to Employment programme.

Turning children’s enthusiasm for transport into a career in industry.

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The front of the Museum

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COVID-19 update

London Transport Museum is closed until further notice. Keeping our visitors and staff safe is our top priority so please keep up to date with our current plans.

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Sale £5 off bestselling games

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Great games now £5 off

From Underground line-colour topple tower to Johnston scrabble and London Monopoly, check out our range of great games perfect to keep the whole family entertained. 

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Princess Anne escorted by 4 men at the opening of the Museum

Collections

Object of the month

This photo is from the official opening of the Museum on 28 March 1980. Director Peter Stephens is pictured escorting Princess Anne past the buses.

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