Early years foundation stage

Early Years Foundation Stage

Led by specialist facilitators, our sessions for Early Years Foundation Stage offer an opportunity to explore the world of transport through stories, song and sensory play.

For pre and post visit resources, booking information and the London Transport Museum visual story please visit our Teachers page.


For Nursery students

All Aboard

For Reception students

Build a Bus
Is this the way home?
Platform Promenade


All Aboard Nursery Session All Aboard Nursery Session

Available: Thursdays
Duration: 35 minutes
Cost: £40 per session (15 pupils max)

Enjoy a sensory journey through London’s transport, using song movement and play. Get hands on with special objects from the museum collection and explore our All Aboard play area. 

Your session will be followed by time in our All Aboard play areas – please note that you will be sharing the play areas with other family visitors.

EYFS: Understanding the world; expressive arts and design

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build a bus ks1 Build a Bus

Available: Mondays & Tuesdays
Duration: 60 minutes
Cost: £80 per session (30 pupils max)

Can you build a bus for London’s future? Get hands on with special objects from the museum collection as we investigate how London’s buses are made and why they have changed over time.  

EYFS: Understanding the world; mathematics

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is this the way home Is this the way home?

Available: Tuesdays & Fridays
Duration: 40 minutes
Cost: £42.50 per session (15 pupils max)

Join the mission to help Monty the Mole find his way home. Enjoy exclusive access to our historic vehicles and discover how travel in London has changed since horse power.

EYFS: Understanding the world; literacy

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platform promenade Platform promenade

Available: Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays
Duration: 40 minutes
Cost: £42.50 per session (15 pupils max)

Enter our time-travelling machine and embark on an investigative journey through the Museum to discover the differences between types of vehicles and how people travelled in the past. 

EYFS: Understanding the world; literacy

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London Transport Museum school sessions are part of our Enjoyment to Employment programme.

Turning children’s enthusiasm for transport into a career in industry.

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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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Explore the Depot

Explore the treasure trove of objects at our Museum Depot. Discover delights like historic road and rail vehicles, engineering equipment, models, original artworks and posters, signs and maps, and much more... 

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St Pancras poster: September's Object of the Month

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Object of the month

Passengers coming into St Pancras station in the 1980s would be greeted by posters like this encouraging them to travel across the city on Underground lines . It's also the inspiration for our Open Weekend artwork!

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