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Launceston Tramway Museum

Experience Launceston’s public transport history with an authentic tram ride on N 29.

Tram rides

The museum is tram-packed with adventure, complete with a 1940’s tram ride and conductors ready to stub your tickets.

100% volunteer based

LTMS is run totally by dedicated volunteers who bring their vast local knowledge and experience to the organisation.

Tales of the past

Recapture the exciting history including fascinating tales of when trams were no longer trams. Not to miss out on Launceston’s oldest surviving movie footage.


Fur babies are welcome on our tram.

Note: Subject to tram volunteers’ approval onsite.

“Really enjoyed going to see the Tram Museum with my son, there is a lot of history there to learn for the elderly and the young. I will also like to say what a wonderful job your volunteers have done restoring the Tram and I thoroughly enjoyed the ride on the Tram”


“What a terrific little tram museum. All photos from days gone by. Also had a tram ride up and down the tracks. The volunteers could not be prouder. As they should. You can just feel the happiness. We loved it. Highly recommended. Support this you will love it”


“Interesting to visit can take children in and play also dog friendly. Friendly staff.”


Become a museum volunteer and make a difference

Interested in learning to drive a tram?
Come have a chat with us

Friendly volunteering opportunities include training to become a Tram Conductor or even a ‘Motorman, getting hands-on with tram restoration & workshop support and joining the LTM Guides, and Library & Archives or Business teams