Museum Lates

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Explore London Transport Museum after hours at our Museum Lates.

Held on Thursdays and Fridays throughout the year, our Late events bring the themes of our latest exhibitions to life.

Get creative with hands on workshops and activities, listen to a talk or join a curator led tour of one of our galleries. From bars and music to debates and interactives, get inspired and find out more about London and the story of its transport past, present and future.

Upcoming Museum Lates

We are excited to announce our new series of Museum Lates in celebration of our upcoming exhibition, Hidden London. Explore untold stories from the past and long forgotten spaces as we uncover the secrets that lie beneath our streets.

Hidden London

Date: 11 October
Time: 18:45-22:00
Tickets: Adults £15, Concessions and Friends £12

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11 October: Hidden London

Join us for the late-night launch of our latest exhibition Hidden London, bringing the fascinating sights and stories of London’s disused stations into the museum.

Be the first to experience this immersive exhibition, meet expert researchers and curators, go on a scavenger hunt around the museum’s iconic collection after hours, and uncover the secrets that lie underground.

Full programme coming soon!

2020 Museum Lates

Booking is now open for our series of Hidden London Lates which will run throughout 2020. You can book tickets by clicking the link below, and check back later in the year for more details about each event.

*Special offer*

Get a discount when you book more than 1 Late at once! Get 10% off when you book two, 15% off when you book three, 20% off when you book four or 25% when you book all five at once!

This makes an adult ticket £15 for one, £27 for two, ‬£38.25 for three, £48 for four or £56.25 for five events! Discounts are automatically applied at checkout.

  • Night on the Tiles (28 February): party like it's 1999 and you're dancing in a disused station! Explore the rich nightife of London through the ages.
  • Blackout (22 May): Stations and tunnels served as air-raid shelters in the Second World War. Learn more about these and find out about London Transport at war.
  • Get Lost (18 September): Let's get lost in London's secret tunnels, along overgrown railway tracks and lost rivers. 
  • Subterranea (30 October): Join us for a trip underground... with a Halloween twist! What lies in the dark abandoned tunnels beneath the surface?

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Previous Lates

Activities at our Friday Late Video games at our '80s themed late Cocktails in the Museum at night
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New mini lightbox

Our fan-favourite London Underground roundel lightbox just got a new younger sibling. This cute smaller version is just 7 inches tall and comes with three interchangeable inserts. Exclusively available at our shop!

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What's On

NEW! Piccadilly Circus tour

Join us for an exclusive tour of one of London's most iconic stations. Go behind secret doors to passageways and lift shafts closed to the public since 1929 and discover the stunning Edwardian architecture.

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Object of the Month

Country walks were marketed as a healthy antidote to a week spent in an office or factory. This embroidery of a young couple enjoying a picnic was created for a poster to encourage people to get out and about. 

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