Explore over 200 years of history and discover the powerful link between London’s transport and the growth of modern London, culture and society since 1800.

Conveniently located in the heart of the bustling Covent Garden Piazza – after a visit to London Transport Museum enjoy Covent Garden’s open-air market or venture over the River Thames to the famous South Bank which is only 5 minutes away

  • See the world’s first underground steam train and electric Tube railway and discover treasures from one of the most important collections of posters and graphic art in the world.
  • Explore the Design for Travel gallery which celebrates key moments and milestones in London’s iconic transport design heritage
  • Uncover the 19th century origins of London Transport’s internationally recognised brand – from the famous bullseye Tube logo or ‘roundel’ and Johnston typeface to the diagrammatic Tube map
  • Enjoy highlights from the Museum’s collection including original Tube posters, heritage vehicles, tickets, maps and models
  • Discover the special All Aboard family play zone where children can have fun playing bus conductor, mechanic or train driver on the Museum’s fleet of mini interactive vehicles

Who is if for?

People who love London – the galleries and temporary exhibitions offer a snapshot of how London’s culture and development

Design lovers –learn more about cutting-edge iconic urban design and internationally celebrated art

Families – who can play on real buses and trains and well as in the All Aboard play zone