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London Transport Museum is an independent heritage and educational charity. We rely on the support of our visitors, customers, companies, trusts, foundations and crucially individuals to care for our collection of over 470,000 objects, deliver special exhibitions, restoration projects and innovative learning programmes.

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You can make a one-off donation, set up a monthly donation or donate to one of our projects. Thank you for your support

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Why donate?

Your donation helps us to continue our conservation work and carry out our day-to-day activities, education programmes and special projects

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Our Patrons are able to get exclusive access to heritage transport experiences rarely seen by the public as well as many other benefits

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Leave a gift in your will

Anyone can leave a gift in their will and we are grateful to those individuals who have made, or have expressed their intention to leave a gift to us in their will

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Donations from America

Are you a US taxpayer? Donate to the London Transport Museum through CAFAmerica and you may qualify for tax deductions.

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Programmes and projects

Find out more about some of the projects and programmes your donations help to support, from heritage vehicles to inspiring young people

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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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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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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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