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London Transport Museum

#333 of 1 913 things to do in London
Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
London Transport Museum Entrance Ticket
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London Transport Museum Entrance Ticket
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This museum whisks you on a journey of London's transportation system since 1800, through fascinating and colorful displays, bus and tube simulators and many family-friendly interactive games and activities.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Covent Garden Piazza 39 Wellington Street, London WC2E 7BB, England
Covent Garden
+44 20 7379 6344
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Reviewed yesterday

I'll just start with how disappointed I was that the tube simulator wasn't there. I'm not sure what they're doing with the area but as I had spent the morning excitedly telling my niece how much she'd enjoy pretending to the drive a tube, we...More

Thank wherelolawent
Reviewed 3 days ago

At £17.50 per adult I would expect a better curated display and better facilities. The museum is in a cavernous space and very noisy. Noise from the children's activity area spreads throughout and amongst the exhibits are competing audios which are either loud and intrusive...More

2  Thank chrisW5923ZI
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thee unique opportunity to climb aboard a vintage double decker and view a horse drawn double decker bus, an underground car and a host of other transport exhibits is the treat that marks the London Transport Museum adjacent to Covent Gardens. My 2 year old...More

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can only say to visit this museum if seriously interested in having a look at two taxis a few buses and trams. There was a kids activity section! Noisy and just like a creche for mums whilst dads looked around . Some exhibits were...More

2  Thank Fruitloaf
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great museum with lots of interactive things with a free cloakroom so that you are not carrying unnecessary baggage. I particularly liked the layout which is easy to get around and ensures you don't miss out on anything and the card for stamping. It caters...More

Thank kaff_12
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is a good overview of the development of transport within London and if you want somewhere that your kids can look at old trains and buses then it's ideal and very centrally located right in Covent Garden. If you're a train or bus...More

1  Thank fork_handles
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice museum with a lot of information. With so many free museums in London this was overpriced. The Covet Gardens market is beautiful area to walk around and a lot of history in the area as well

Thank Amanda R
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want find out about the history of transport in London, then this is the museum for you. Transport from 1800 with the start of the Hackney Carriage, through to the 21st century with displays on the new Crossrail Elizabeth Line (not yet open)...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Transport Museum on 17th August. Upon arriving we decide do go to the café upstairs for lunch with our 2 children. One wanted a toastie and the other a sandwich. After we had managed to squeeze ourselves in to a table we...More

Thank Helen D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being the son of a London Transport Bus Driver (my Dad drove buses during the Blitz!), I was obviously drawn to the exhibits on show here, especially those from WW2. Highly recommended, assuming you have an interest in transport, of course...

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23 August 2018|
Response from Bob D | Reviewed this property |
I do not know soz
Nicola B
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Response from 64LeahS | Reviewed this property |
No, I don’t think so. As it was a cool day.
5 January 2018|
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Response from neeelix | Reviewed this property |
No, not on display to the public.