Sheet of stamps commemorating the Festival of Britain. The sheet is made up of 100 individual stamps each inscribed ' Festival of Britain May 3 Sep 30' and bearing the Festival Star logo. h 32.2 x w 28 cm 82.158/535
Souvenir boxed soap from the Festival of Britain. The box is decorated with the Festival Star logo and contains a circular bar of soap with, on recto, a relief of the Festival Star and on the reverse a relief of the Crystal Palace. Box h 1.3 x w 7.7 x d 7.7 cm soap h 1 cm dia 7cm 88.544/53
Ticket issued when hiring a park chair at the Festival Pleasure Gardens in Battersea during the Festival of Britain. The ticket is priced 3d. Chairs could be hired for either a morning, afternoon or evening session.
Admission ticket to the dedication and opening of the Royal Festival Hall on Thursday 3 May 1951. The ticket is for terrace stall row O, seat 24. It has two green stripes on one side. Both ends of ticket are ripped. h 6.2 x 11.5 cm 82.158/210
Bus tickets, issued by London Transport, for the London Transport Bus Services. To increase the accessibility of the Festival sites in London and to link them together, London Transport provided eight special bus services. It was also possible to take a two hour circular tour ‘around the town for half a crown’.