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Date: Thursday 21 December & Friday 22 December
Meeting Point: Covent Garden
Time: From 14:45 onwards
Tickets: Adults from £10; Children (17 and under) from £5; Concessions and LTM Friends from £8*
*All ages welcome, however please note this tour has been designed with children in mind. Tour end time may vary dependant on travel time
See the sights – see the lights! Climb aboard our cosy RT vintage bus and experience the wonder and excitement of the city at Christmastime. Wind past spectacular displays and illuminated landmarks, listening to the tale of Santa’s adventures in London as you travel down the same sparkling streets.
The tour starts at the Museum in the heart of Covent Garden, through Shaftsbury Avenue, Regent Street, Oxford Street, Pall Mall, and finishes outside the Museum where you can visit our Christmas gift shop.
Guests can enjoy a 25% discount off ticket prices when purchasing two adult/ concession tickets with two child tickets.
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
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.