Year of Engineering

Year of Engineering

Throughout 2018, London Transport Museum brought the Year of Engineering to life, with two new galleries and a jam-packed programme of events and activities.

Inspiring Future Engineers at London Transport Museum 

New galleries

Future Engineers block GALLERY: Future Engineers
Entry free with general admission ticket.
 
Digging Deeper GALLERY: Digging Deeper
Entry free with general admission ticket.
 

Engineering Wonders

Discover how engineers help solved problems facing the transport network with our collection's engineering wonders trail.

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London Transport Museum’s Year of Engineering 2018 was part of a government-led campaign to raise the profile of engineering amongst 7 to 16 year olds and to encourage young people to consider a career in engineering. The campaign was run by the Museum in partnership with Transport for London and the Department for Transport to inspire more children so that they realise the opportunities that the profession can offer them.

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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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