By becoming a friend

About us

Join the Friends to support the London Transport Museum – we’re a charitable trust.

  • We provide funds to help the Museum purchase important objects for its collections
  • We contribute towards the costs of many conservation projects
  • We encourage a wider interest in London’s extraordinary transport heritage at the Museum
  • We provide funds to help the Museum purchase important objects for its collections
  • And many Friends contribute their time and expertise at the Museum or the Museum Depot, Acton as a volunteer.

Membership benefits

Friends membership offers an exciting range of benefits to help you get closer to London's transport heritage.

  • Free Entry to the London Transport Museum for 12 months.
  • Free or concessionary entry to Open Weekends at the Museum Depot, Acton (as notified for each event)
  • 10–20% discount on purchases at Museum shops at Covent Garden and Museum Depot, Acton. No discount on sales lines.
  • 10% discount in the Canteen café bar at the Museum, Covent Garden
  • Advance information and concessionary booking for Museum events, lectures and tours
  • Quarterly Friends' magazine and regular online newsletter - Click here
  • Friends meetings with talks and activities in the Cubic Theatre, Covent Garden and the Museum Depot, Acton.
  • Friends visits to other museums and attractions
  • Wide-ranging opportunities to undertake voluntary work for the Museum Friends
  • Private members area on the website containing more information, including Friends News archive, and the ability to maintain your membership.

Note: These benefits may change from time to time. Any changes will be notified to members through the Friends News magazine.

Membership rates


Individual £30
Each additional person at same address £18
Each renewal by Direct Debit will receive a £3 reduction  


10 Year  Membership

Individual                                                                                                             £240
Two people at same address £384