Opening times

Museum galleries

Open every day from 10:00 to 18:00 (last entry 17:15)

Top tip: If you are looking for a quieter time to visit, we recommend visiting the Museum in the afternoon.

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The Museum will be closed over Christmas. Please scroll down to find our Christmas opening hours.


Museum shop

Sunday to Tuesday 10:00 to 18:30
Wednesday to Saturday 10:00 to 19:00

The Museum shop will be closed over Christmas. Please scroll down to find our Christmas opening hours.


Canteen

Sunday to Tuesday 10:00 to 18:30
Wednesday to Saturday 10:00 to 19:00


Lower Deck cafe

Open every day 10:00 to 16:30

The Museum will be closed over Christmas. Please scroll down to find our Christmas opening hours.


Museum Depot

The Museum Depot at Acton is London Transport Museum's storage facility. It is open for special events and by appointment only. For the full programme click here.


Christmas opening hours

Tuesday 24th December

Museum closed
Shop open 10:00 – 16:00
Cafe open 09:30 – 16:00

Wednesday 25th December

Museum closed
Shop and Cafe closed

Thursday 26th December

Museum closed
Shop and Cafe closed

Friday 27th December onwards

Usual daily operating hours

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Stand out from the crowd

The whole family can stand out this Christmas with our exclusive London transport-inspired knitwear! Pick up a jumper, scarf or hat with its buses, snowflakes, roundels and Tubes on! Available in adult or children's sizes.

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View down Regent Street at night, with Christmas decorations lit up

What's On

Lights and Sights

Climb aboard a cosy vintage bus and experience the excitement of the city at Christmas! Due to popular demand, we've added an extra day of tours. Tickets are fast selling out! 

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Collections

Object of the month

This poster, designed in 1980, was used to promote the Traveller's Perks booklet, offering discounts to travellers during the often expensive festive season. Roundels replace snowflakes in the wintery scene!

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