Families

The Museum is a great place for your family to have fun together and discover the history of London’s famous transport network. You can visit the Museum 363 days a year.

Our programme includes:

  • School holiday activities
  • Interactives throughout many of our galleries
  • Term-time singing and story sessions for under-5s
  • Activities at the Museum Depot in Acton
  • Events for families with Special Educational Needs

... and much more!

Explore our website pages to find out what is available for families at LTM:

Visiting As A Family

Visiting as a family

Find out more about your visit to the Museum with your family.

Whats On For Families

What’s On for families

We host a range of events for children and families. Find out more and book your tickets

Top 10 Things To Do

Top 10 things to do at the Museum

Kids can have fun all year round at London Transport Museum! See our top 10 things to do...

SEN For Families

Special Educational Needs

We open outside our regular hours occasionally for a quieter experience.

Under5s block

Under 5s events

Join one of our special sessions for families with children under 5 years old

Family Shop Kids

Kids shop

Shop our range of toys, clothing and accessories for children!

We aim to...

  • Provide information and stories about our displays that are accessible to all families
  • Offer exhibitions and events at the Museum and Depot that all families can enjoy
  • Support families with building skills such as communication, team work and confidence
  • Help families visiting for the first time so they have a great time and want to come again
  • Welcome returning families and make their visit as enjoyable as the first

Getting in touch

To contact the Family Learning team, please email us at [email protected]. We may not be able to get back to you immediately but aim to respond within 10 working days.

For booking information please email [email protected] or phone the team on +44 (0)343 222 5000

Family volunteering

Do you enjoy meeting new people and developing your skills? Do you want to have fun and learn something new?

Family volunteering gives you the opportunity to spend quality time with your family in an engaging heritage environment.

We have regular opportunities for families to volunteer together at our sites and as part of our events programme, whether you are looking for a one-off opportunity or something more regular.

Visit our Volunteering page to find out more or email [email protected]

Volunteering

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Hidden London book

Delve into the history of disused and repurposed London Underground spaces with the new beautifully illustrated hardback book, Hidden London: Discovering the Forgotten Underground - now available!

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What's On

Heritage bus day trip

Join us on a daytrip through time and space as we visit the Royal Observatory and the Queen’s House in Greenwich, and enjoy the autumnal splendours and maritime breeze of Greenwich Park

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Collections

Object of the Month

This Way Out sign was installed at Clapham Common when it was used as a shelter during the Second World War. The later markings show the presence of people in the deep-level shelter over the years.

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