Refresh Update / 1

The major Refresh of the London Bus Museum has begun.  Work started on a small scale with volunteers moving curatorial and donated items to their new homes. The aim is to clear the interior in order to gain access to all parts and thus some buses are now temporarily parked

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We’re CLOSED for one month but our Online Shop is still OPEN

… in line with Government guidelines, we are CLOSED for one month and no Bus Rides will operate from 5th November 2020, but our Online Shop remains OPEN for Christmas shopping.   Check back regularly for news on our re-opening date.

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Museum Temporary Closure for Refresh

Temporary closure from Monday 2nd November 2020 until early Spring 2021 The present Museum layout has served us well for ten years with many thousands of visitors passing through the doors to enjoy a nostalgic trip into the past with the London bus. But, time moves inexorably on and the

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Crowd Funding

We are crowdfunding to raise money to convert our main Museum doors to fully automatic operation. This will benefit disabled users, families and other groups, as well as improving the climate in winter months near the entrance. Please go to www.gofundme.com/f/yzbss9-lbm  to support this project. If you wish to help

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Autumn Opening Times

We are presently open Thursday to Sunday between 11.00am -5.00pm until Sunday 1st November. We will close temporarily for a Museum Refresh from Monday 2nd November until further notice, but bus rides will continue at weekends throughout the temporary closure and during school half-term holidays (from Monday 26th October to

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We’re open!

The London Bus Museum closed in March because of the Covid-19 pandemic but we reopened on 1st August, the open doors a welcome sight to both volunteers inside and visitors outside. During the closure, our volunteer engineers and restorers in the workshop, following the anti-virus protocols, took the opportunity to

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We’re open October Half Term week!

The London Bus Museum is open on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 11am to 5pm and closed on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. As a bonus, the Museum will also be open Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday (26/27/28 October) – come and visit us and take a ride on an old

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TransportFest 2020

In preparing the Museum for a limited re-opening for four days per week rather than seven, it became apparent that holding an event attracting 2,000 visitors would not be easy and certainly not within the current guidelines, with pre-booking required, restricted visitor numbers, social distancing considerations and provision of sanitisers

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Museum Re-opens 1st August 2020

“We’re Good to Go” (Covid19-compliant) from 1 August 2020, but please note  … We are open only from Thursday to Sunday between 11.00am -5.00pm All visitors must pre-book with Brooklands Museum A name and contact details for your group, together with the time of any bus ride, will be recorded

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