Easter Family Fun at the London Transport Museum  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 21ST APRIL 2014

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OPENING TIMES
Storytime 11am & 2pm | Workshops 11.30am & 2.30pm
 
PRICES
£15 (Adults), £11.50 (Concessions), FREE (Children 17 and under) | Tickets allow unlimited entry for a year
 

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It's the Year of the Bus at the London Transport Museum and there's a programme of special families focused events this Easter celebrating one of London's favourite modes of transport. The Easter Family Fun events run at London Transport Museum in Covent Garden throughout the school holidays, from Saturday 12th April until Monday 21st April, giving children a chance to enjoy interactive storytelling and creative workshops where kids can transform a cardboard box into a bus and take it on a journey around the museum. Head west to the museum's Acton depot between Monday 14th and Thursday 17th April for a behind the scenes family tour of the warehouses which are only occasionally open to the public.

 

About London Transport Museum

After a two-year, £22 million refurbishment the London Transport Museum reopened on 22 November 2007 revealing more exhibition space than before. The museum travels back through the 200-year history of public transport, arranged according to several themes: London Transport's famous design heritage, the poster collection, public transport during both World Wars and plans for the capital's development in the twenty-first century. More about London Transport Museum


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Underground Stations

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Covent Garden Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
City Thameslink Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
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Car Parks

 
Drury Lane NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
St Martins Lane NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Prize for Illustration 2017: Sounds of the CityPrize for Illustration 2017: Sounds of the CityPrize for Illustration 2017: Sounds of the CitySelected by a panel of judges from over 1,000 submissions, these 100 entries shortlisted for the 2017 Prize for Illustration reflect the Sounds of the City. Taking inspiration from the familiar, the curious, the persistent and the distinctive chorus of sounds we hear about us day and night, this is a celebration of the hubbub and the quiet spaces, 2017-05-19T00:00:00+01002017-09-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
London Transport Museum, 39  Wellington Street      WC2E 7BB
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Illustration & Drawing
PRICING  Free with admission £16, concs £13.50, under 18s/TFL staff Free, under 12s must be accompanied by a paying adult
DATES  19th May to 3rd September 2017
VENUE  London Transport Museum 
Selected by a panel of judges from over 1,000 submissions, these 100 entries shortlisted for the 2017 Prize for Illustration reflect the Sounds of the City. Taking inspiration from the familiar, the curious, the persistent and the distinctive chorus of sounds we hear about us day and night, this is a celebration of the hubbub and the quiet spaces, ... More about this event
 
Sounds Of The CitySounds Of The CityThe exhibition features the best 100 entries from The Prize for Illustration 2017.2017-05-19T00:00:00+01002017-09-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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