HLF Stage 2 Award for Project 353

The museum is pleased to announce that it has been successful in its Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) application to restore Metropolitan Railway First Class ‘Jubilee’ carriage No.353. The Phase 2 decision secures £422,000 of HLF funding, which together with a £150,000 contribution from the London Transport Museum Friends, enables the restoration project and its associated learning programme to go ahead as planned.

To read the HLF press release see: http://www.hlf.org.uk/news/Pages/Worldsoldestknownundergroundcarriagetoberestored.aspx