Hidden London

A silhouette of a man in a dimly lit white tube tunnel

Hidden London LogoHidden London is London Transport Museum’s exclusive programme of tours and events at disused stations and secret sites across London. Led by experienced guides, ready to share unusual and little-known stories surrounding the stations’ varied histories, these visits offer an exciting opportunity to explore locations rarely seen by the public.

New tours now on sale...

Our new season of Hidden London tickets are now available for you to book!

Book now for tickets in January and March where you'll be able to explore Euston, discover Down Street, peek into Piccadilly, admire Aldwych or be captivated by Clapham or Charing Cross.

Moorgate block

New tour

Moorgate: Metropolitan Maze

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Perfect Christmas gift

Hidden London packages

Piccadilly Circus

Piccadilly Circus: The Heart of London

Euston

Euston: The lost tunnels

Clapham South

Clapham South: Subterranean Shelter

Shelterers plaque at Clapham South

Clapham South: Tour & film clip

Down Street

Down Street: Churchill's secret station

Manetta's Bar

Down Street: Tour & luxury cocktails

Aldwych Block

Aldwych: End of the Line 

Aldwych

Aldwych: Tour & Darkest Hour

Charing Cross Block

Charing Cross: Access All Areas

Charing Cross Bond Block

Charing Cross: Tour and Skyfall

Charing Cross Afternoon Tea Block

Charing Cross: Tour and tea

 

We highly recommend setting up an account on our booking website before trying to purchase tickets. You can register for an account by clicking here. If you already have an LTM account, please make sure you know your account login details and password before the tickets go on sale.

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Hidden London Christmas gift ticket with pictures of buildings and tunnels available on the tours

Give the gift of Hidden London

Christmas gift ticket

Looking for a unique present this Christmas? Back by popular demand, our special ticket and envelope makes a stunning festive gift. Perfect for Londonists, architecture lovers, transport enthusiasts or anyone looking for a unique adventure! This souvenir gift packaging is just £5 and can be chosen at checkout. Order by 15 December!

Hidden London Shop

White and green tile-pattern mug with Charing Cross on the inner lip

Why not combine your ticket with one of our exclusive Hidden London-inspired products - now available to buy online and in London Transport Museum shop in Covent Garden.

Each Hidden London ticket entitles the holder to a 10% discount on all Hidden London merchandise at our shop, online and in store, within one month of your Hidden London event date. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

Hidden London Shop


 

Tour offers

All Hidden London tours include either a free or half-price day pass** to London Transport Museum within a month of your tour date. Please check the event pages for more information.

**Applies to the on the door price


Important information

  • Age restrictions: Children under 14 years of age are not permitted onto the tours due to health and safety restrictions & the tour narrative being designed for an adult audience.
  • Clothing: Visitors must wear flat sturdy shoes. Guests wearing open toe sandals or shoes, or high-heels, will be refused entry due to health and safety restrictions.
  • Terms and Conditions: Terms & Conditions for each tour, including joining instructions, health and safety requirements and ticketing information, are available on our Terms and Conditions page.
  • Priority Booking: Priority booking is offered to members of LTM Friends society and LTM enewsletter subscribers. Please note that due to the limited number of tickets available priority booking does not guarantee ticket purchase. You must sign up to the Museum enewsletter by 23:59 on Tuesday 12 November to receive priority booking for Hidden London tours.
  • Ticket sales: Tickets for Hidden London will go on sale on Friday 15 November at 10:00. Tickets will be sold online. All tickets must be booked in advance and payment made in full.
  • Ticket allowance: Please note that there is a maximum of 4 tickets per event per person.
  • Ticket price: The following groups are eligible for Concession tickets: LTM Friends, corporate members, senior citizens (60+), students (with valid student ID card), those in receipt of state benefits, and 14-16 year olds.
  • Booking confirmation: During high volumes of customer transactions you may not receive your e-ticket email and attachment immediately after your initial payment confirmation. Your e-ticket(s), complete with tour information and full terms and conditions, will be emailed shortly. If you do not receive your e-ticket(s) email within 24 hours, please contact the Museum booking office using the details below.
  • Access: Each member of your group must bring a photographic proof of ID (drivers’ licence or passport) along with their ticket to be permitted entry. This is for security reasons. There is no step-free access to any of the listed tours. The tours all involve walking and may involve long stairwells (of up to 180 steps), static escalators, low lighting and uneven surfaces underfoot.
  • Email: Upon purchase, you will receive your ticket(s) via email to the email address you provided. It is your responsibility to check the accuracy of the details in advance of your booking as mistakes cannot always be rectified, especially at short notice.

Contact us

For Hidden London enquiries please contact the Museum booking office.

Tel: +44 (0)343 222 5000  (open 10.00 to 17.30 daily)
Email: [email protected]

 

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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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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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