Behind-the-scenes at Charing Cross station

Address:
, Covent Garden Piazza, Covent Garden, London51.512123 -0.121248
Tel:
0207 379 6344

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
to
Wed to Sun
Tickets & Cost:
£41.50. See ltmuseum.co.uk
Note: This event is not suitable for children under 14

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Buses:
4, 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 26, 76, 87, 91, 139, 172, 243, 341, RV1
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Trains:
Charing Cross BKL NRN, Covent Garden PCL, Embankment BKL CRC DSC NRN, Holborn CNT PCL, Leicester Square NRN PCL, Temple CRC DSC
The closest station to London Transport Museum is Covent Garden
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This guided tour will take you into Charing Cross Underground station to see some of the disused spaces that are not accessible to the public.

You'll get to walk under Trafalgar Square and see the old Jubilee line platforms which are no longer used for trains. These days they play host to TV and movie shoots for things like Skyfall, 24 and Paddington Bear.

Bear in mind that you will have to walk down some stairs. There is no lift. You will also be required to wear appropriate footwear.

 

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If you enjoy London Transport Museum then you might like to visit Museum of London (walk it in 24 mins or catch the tube from Covent Garden to Barbican) and Science Museum (catch the train from Covent Garden to South Kensington)

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