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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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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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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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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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Hidden London book

Delve into the history of disused and repurposed London Underground spaces with the new beautifully illustrated hardback book, Hidden London: Discovering the Forgotten Underground - now available!

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Heritage bus day trip

Join us on a daytrip through time and space as we visit the Royal Observatory and the Queen’s House in Greenwich, and enjoy the autumnal splendours and maritime breeze of Greenwich Park

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Object of the Month

This Way Out sign was installed at Clapham Common when it was used as a shelter during the Second World War. The later markings show the presence of people in the deep-level shelter over the years.

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