Family events

Family Whats On

There's something for the whole family at London Transport Museum. We run a range of events - come and enjoy singing and story sessions every week during term time, or explore our collection with special events every school holiday, including creative and crafty activities linked to our exhibitions and collection.

All family events are free with museum admission. Kids go free!

May half term

family fun blockTravelling with Thameslink

Saturday 25 May - Sunday 2 June

Drop in between 11.00 and 15.45

Look out of the train window, and what will you see? When you travel with Thameslink, you’ll see some of London’s loveliest landmarks, including St Paul’s Cathedral and the River Thames and the city’s most sensational stations, many of which were improved as part of the Thameslink programme.

During May half term, take part in our STEM-inspired workshops and story time sessions. Get creative with your family and make a turning train out of crafty materials that whizzes past your favourite city views, and hear about some of the amazing landmarks you can see along the Thameslink route.

Part of our upcoming Untangling the Tracks exhibition.

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Singing and Stories Singing and Stories

Date: Tuesdays during term-time at 10.45, 12.00, 13.45 and 15.00

Singing and Story sessions will start again after the Easter school holidays on Tuesday 30 April.

Duration: 45 minutes per session

For families with children aged 5 and under. Free with museum admission.

Join us to find out how people get around the city. With stories about hopping on a bus to the Museum and songs about catching a tube to London Town, there’s something for everyone. Sessions include singing and dancing, as well as the chance to see and touch objects from the Museum collection.

Songs and stories written and produced by Artburst

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To see all events at the Museum, visit our events calendar.

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