We have a free cloakroom where you can leave coats and bags.
Baby changing facilities
Baby changing facilities are available in both male and female toilets.
Breastfeeding is welcomed. If you would like some privacy you can use our baby feeding room on the ground floor.
Pushchairs and buggies
The Museum is fully accessible with a buggy. Or you can leave your buggy in our buggy park, which is located just inside the Museum entrance opposite the cloakroom.
Floor plans and stamper trail
Free floor plans of the Museum are available online, or on arrival and will help you navigate around the Museum. Our free stamper trail will help you follow the story told in the Museum displays. To begin your journey, take the lift back in time to level 2. The family station offers creative activities to do while you explore the Museum, or when you get home to reflect on your visit.
All Aboard Playzone
All Aboard is our new family play zone for children aged 0-7. Children can enjoy an interactive fleet of mini vehicles, drive a real bus, and dress up in uniforms to become a mechanic, riverboat captain, station announcer or driver. All Aboard is located on the ground floor and level 1 of the Museum. Look out for the Baby DLR the Museum’s first dedicated area for babies.
Eating at the Museum
Picnics are welcome during school holidays and at weekends and can be eaten in our Lower Deck cafe bar on the ground floor. Canteen is our contemporary new cafe bar and can be found above the shop. Canteen offers an all-day menu, serving food and drinks from breakfast to pre-theatre meals, and includes a special children's menu including train shaped pasta!