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Volunteer Visitor Guides Required For Sunday's Only

Please call Lindsay Collier on 02082573950 for details or call into the Museum on any Thursday, Tuesday or Sunday.

The Museum Celebrates 50 Years of the Victoria Line

The Victoria line, the world’s first automatic underground railway, was opened between Walthamstow Central and Highbury & Islington on 1st September 1968. The museum is holding a special event to mark the 50th anniversary of this important transport achievement.

During the weekend the museum’s two original cut-down Victoria line tube cars, which have been undergoing restoration, will be available for viewing by the public for the first time. In addition, there will be special displays, including vintage buses and cars, model displays and underground railway layouts.

Opening times on both days is 11am – 4pm. Admission is FREE and free parking is available in nearby roads.

There will be refreshments available and the museum’s galleries and bookshop will also be open.

For more information please call Mr Lindsay Collier on 07930 662252 or email him on l.collier418@btinternet.com

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Support from Stow Brothers Estate Agents

We are pleased to announce that Stow Brothers have pledged funds towards the enhancement of our Underground Experience offer.

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Council Support

We are making good progress with our proposals to enhance the museum site and Waltham Forest Borough Council are working with us to help make these changes happen. This is a significant step forward for the museum.

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