Please note we are not currently taking bookings for schools outreach sessions.

Special educational needs

SEN

With our broad collection of vehicles, objects and posters, the collection at London Transport Museum is accessible to students with a wide range of needs.  Pick up a sensory bag from the information desk to support individual students or book a session that can be flexible and adapt to the needs of your group.


Workshops at London Transport Museum

Is this the way home?
Build a bus

Events

Early explorer mornings


Is this the way home Is this the way home?

Is this the way home?

Available: Tuesdays
Terms: Spring, Summer
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.

KS1: Science, Design and Technology, History


sen early explorers Early Explorers

Dates: TBC
Duration: 10:00 - 11:00
Tickets: Advanced booking is essential as places are limited. Please call +44 (0)343 222 5000 to book your place now. £20 for up to 10 pupils (accompanying adults free).

For school visitors with Special Educational Needs (SEN), including Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), we are opening exclusively on three special mornings this academic year. Enjoy the Museum at a quieter time, free from the general public.

Explore our All Aboard play zone, meet historic characters, feel your way with object handling and investigate our vehicles. This flexible, sensory experience is designed to cater for a range of learning needs and abilities. Many of the sounds in the Museum are switched off, making it a peaceful place to visit.

Curriculum links: Science, History, Design and Technology

Family Explorer Events

Head over to our Families SEN page for more information on visiting the Museum during as a family group.


Planning your visit

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


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

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

Enjoyment to Employment logo

London Transport Museum Depot is open this summer

Visiting

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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