Events calendar

web listthumb designline 2016 EXHIBITION: Crossrail - The Design Line
Open now
Free with general admission ticket.
 
Umbrellas thumbnail EXHIBITION: Poster Girls
Opening 13 October 2017
Free with general admission ticket.
 
Acton Depot thumb events calendar Depot Open Weekend
23 to 24 September 2017
Tickets on sale now. Booking required.

 
poster girls alt thumbnail FRIDAY LATE: Poster Girls
Friday 13 October 2017
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web listthumb towntonight STATION ARCHITECTURE TOUR: To Town To-night
Saturday 14 October 2017 
Tickets on sale now. Booking required.
 
ATS Logo Large square thumbnail TALK: All the Stations
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Tickets on sale now. Booking required.
 
2017 09 18 chocolate express 90x70 Restoring the Chocolate Express with Mike Sutcliffe
Tuesday 21 November 2017
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199847474 technology LATE DEBATE: Technology and the future
Wednesday 29 November 2017
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Museum Maker thumb 90x70px MUSEUM MAKERS: Moquette Christmas Crackers
Thursday 7 December 2017
Tickets on sale now. Booking required.
 
199884035 women LATE DEBATE: Women of the future
Thursday 8 February 2018
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A man putting on a woman's overcoat FRIDAY LATE: Bright Young Things
Friday 9 March 2018
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Friday 18 May 2018
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image003 90x70 SPRINGTIME EXCURSION: Horsepower to Motor Power
Thursday 24 May 2018
Tickets on sale now. Booking required.
 
2017468 environment LATE DEBATE: Environment matters
Thursday 7 June 2018
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ppp thumb FRIDAY LATE: Power, Play and Politics
Friday 26 October 2018
Tickets on sale Tuesday 25 July
 
200013389 race for space LATE DEBATE: Race for space 
Thursday 29 November 2018
Tickets on sale now. Booking required.
 
web listthumb hiddenlondon HIDDEN LONDON: Highgate Wilderness Walk
August to September 2017 
SOLD OUT
 
Cab it! thumbnail CAB IT!
Various dates throughout 2018
Tickets on sale now. Booking required.
 
web listthumb johnstontours GUIDED DEPOT TOURS: Johnston Journeys
Various dates throughout 2017
Tickets on sale now. Booking required.
 
listthumb guidedtours depot GUIDED DEPOT TOURS: General
Various dates throughout 2017
Tickets on sale now. Booking required.
 
listthumb-arttours GUIDED DEPOT TOURS: Art and Posters
Various dates throughout 2017
Tickets on sale now. Booking required.
 

 

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Station architecture tour: To town to-night

Date: Saturday 14 October 2017
Meeting Point: Snaresbrook ticket hall
Time: 14:00 - 17:00
Tickets: Adults £30; Concessions and LTM Friends £26* Please note the ticket price does not include travel and this event is suitable for 18+ only

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Celebrate the 70th anniversary of the extension of the Tube from Liverpool Street to Woodford and Newbury Park and join us as we examine the surviving architecture of London’s earliest ‘main line’ suburban stations, together with some of the last Charles Holden designs for London Transport.

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Talk: All the Stations

Date: Tuesday 24 October 2017
Location: Covent Garden
Time: 19:00 – 20:30
Tickets: Adults £12; Concessions and LTM Friends £10

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Between May and August 2017, Geoff Marshall and Vicki Pipe embarked on an epic journey to visit all 2563 railway stations in England, Wales and Scotland.

Join us in welcoming them back to London, at this special evening event at London Transport Museum, and enjoy the chance to find out more about their adventure, the places they visited, and the people they met along the way.

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Restoring the Chocolate Express with Mike Sutcliffe

Date: Tuesday 21 November 2017
Location: Covent Garden
Time: 13:30 – 15:00, 15:30 – 17:00
Tickets: Adults £18; Concessions and LTM Friends £14

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Visit the beautifully preserved 1924 LB5 Chocolate Express and discover its intriguing past in service for a pirate bus operator, and its journey from being discovered derelict in 1984 to full restoration. Guided by expert Leyland Motors conservator-restorer Mike Sutcliffe MBE.

Ticket holders are welcome to stay in the Museum and explore our world class collection after their lecture and tour.

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Museum Makers: Moquette Christmas crackers with Zeena Shah

Date: Thursday 7 December 2017
Location: Covent Garden
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Tickets: Adults £35; Concessions and LTM Friends £30

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Join print designer Zeena Shah, author of ‘How to Print Fabric’ in one of her printmaking + paper workshops.

Learn how to craft bespoke Christmas crackers using simple tools. Taking inspiration from the patterns on moquette fabric you’ll leave with a set of four geometric crackers filled with a choice of little treats we’ve handpicked from our shop.

All materials and tuition plus a sparkly Christmas cocktail, are included.

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Springtime Excursion: Horsepower to Motor Power

Date: Thursday 24 May 2018
Meeting point: Covent Garden
Time: 10:30 – 16:00
Tickets: Adults from £80; Concessions and LTM Friends from £75*
*tour end time may vary dependent on travel times, all tickets include a breakfast of hot drinks and pastries, a three-course lunch, and same day entry to the Museum

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Celebrate our acquisition of the Leyland 1908 X2 type with a lecture and conducted bus tour on its history and restoration. The journey begins over breakfast at the Museum, with a talk on the X-type’s repair by esteemed conservator Mike Sutcliffe MBE. Afterwards be welcomed aboard a London Leyland RTL453 motorbus for a narrated tour along the original X2 route, stopping at the charming historic Holly Bush pub in Hampstead Heath for a three-course lunch.

Once back at the Museum, stay on to visit the X2 type and explore our world class collection. This event is suitable for ages 18+ only.

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