Year of Engineering

Year of Engineering

Throughout 2018, London Transport Museum brought the Year of Engineering to life, with two new galleries and a jam-packed programme of events and activities.

Inspiring Future Engineers at London Transport Museum 

New galleries

Future Engineers block GALLERY: Future Engineers
Entry free with general admission ticket.
 
Digging Deeper GALLERY: Digging Deeper
Entry free with general admission ticket.
 
Megaproject EXHIBITION: The Secret Life of a Megaproject
Open until May 2019
Entry free with general admission ticket.
 

Engineering Wonders

Discover how engineers help solved problems facing the transport network with our collection's engineering wonders trail.

Year of Engineering wonders trail logo

London Transport Museum’s Year of Engineering 2018 was part of a government-led campaign to raise the profile of engineering amongst 7 to 16 year olds and to encourage young people to consider a career in engineering. The campaign was run by the Museum in partnership with Transport for London and the Department for Transport to inspire more children so that they realise the opportunities that the profession can offer them.

New Year of Engineering Sponsors

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Original Underground signs

Bring home a piece of London Underground history. Exclusively available at London Transport Museum, this is your chance to own an iconic original vitreous enamel Underground sign.

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Kew Gardens Pleasure Excursions

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Day out to Kew Gardens

Join us for a day of flowers and fragrance as we answer spring’s call and hop on a beautifully-restored RT bus to Kew Gardens. Enjoy expert talks, a vintage bus ride, lush scenery and a picnic lunch.

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Object of the Month

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Object of the Month

To celebrate our new London Stories exhibition, our object of the month is a poster telling the story of notorious highwayman Dick Turpin - printed in 1956 to promote sightseeing in the capital..

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