Discover more about a lost tube station at the Charterhouse, an almshouse in the heart of the City of London.
Visit the Charterhouse and view an original piece of artwork for a London Underground poster. Painted by Edwin Jothur Lambert between 1910-1919, to publicise Aldersgate Station, later renamed Barbican in 1968. The artwork shows two monks at The Charterhouse in the Tudor Great Hall and was recently donated to The Charterhouse by the artist's great grandson.
Station Explorers family day
11am - 3pm
Visit The Charterhouse for a host of family activities linked to London History Day. Discover their connection to the lost underground station of Aldersgate and celebrate all things transport related. Take part in craft activities, design your own tube poster and enjoy family friendly tours.
Suitable for ages 6+
£3.50 per person, just drop in
Open 11am - last admission at 4.45pm