London Transport Museum

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Dive into the history of London's transport and heritage whilst hearing stories of the people who have travelled, worked and lived in London over the last 200 years!

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There's so many things to see and do at London Transport Museum

Initially housed in an old Victorian flower market in Covent Garden, the museum opened it's doors to the public in 1980. Dedicated to the history of public transportation in London, the London Transport Museum showcases the development of London's transport system over the centuries!

  • See the London's variety of transport from the past; including buses, trams, trains, taxis and more.
  • Discover museum artefacts that originated in the 1920's, when a major bus operator started to preserve historical vehicles
  • Explore 12 different galleries filled with local artwork, culture and history
  • See the world's first restored underground steam engine
  • Visit an array of exhibitions, such as the Power of Posters and London's Caribbean Workforce
  • Take your little ones to the All Aboard playground where they can explore and play
  • Become a bus driver and drive a real bus!
  • Test your engineering skills in the Future Engineers gallery
  • Drive or fix a modern tube train in the interactive exhibit!
  • View the newly-refurbished London's Transport at War gallery
  • Grab a bite to eat and a refreshing drink at the on-site restaurant
  • Buy a souvenir from the gift shop to remember your day out in London!

One of the best museums in London

Over the years, the Transport for London museum has expanded its collection, having several renovations and redevelopments to enhance its exhibitions and visitor experience. 

In 2005, the museum created a new, modern space with interactive displays, exhibitions and educational programs - it continues to acquire new artefacts, documents, photographs, memorabilia and display pieces related to London's transportation history!

Book London Transport Museum tickets now for a great day out for families in London!


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How to find us

Address: London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Piazza, London, WC2E 7BB

What3Words: pull.calms.scars

By Underground:

  • Covent Garden: Two minutes walk away
  • Leicester Square: Four minutes walk away
  • Holborn: Five minutes walk away
  • Charing Cross: Seven minutes away
  • Embankment: Eight minutes away

By Train:

  • Charing Cross: Eight minutes away
  • Waterloo: 17 minutes away

7th August 2023 - December 2024

Every Day
Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm (last entry 5pm all week)
Monday - Saturday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Toilet
  • Café
  • Children play area
  • TFL Museum Shop
  • Pushchair/buggy parking

You are welcome to spend as long or as little as you'd like at London's Transport Museum, but with so many fascinating exhibits and activities, you can easily spend at least two hours there. 

If you're only visiting the shop, you don't need to pay the standard Museum admission fee. The shop spans two floors. 

The museum is suitable for all ages, but children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult (18+)

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