Take a ride on Mail Rail and discover the inspiring stories of Britain's postal heritage. Advance booking recommended.

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What's on

    • Exhibition
    • 30 March 2022 - 1 Jan 2023
    • 10:00

    Sorting Britain: The Power of Postcodes

    Discover the ground-breaking technology that changed the post forever in a new exhibition.

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    • Family Event
    • 12 - 20 February 2022
    • 10:00

    February Half Term

    See what's on this February half term at The Postal Museum, themed around the magic of storytelling.

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    • Event
    • Various dates
    • 15:00

    Tunnel Walks

    We're opening up the 100-year-old Mail Rail tunnels for an exclusive underground walking tour that will allow you to discover one of London’s best-kept secrets.

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What's making us curious?

    • blog
    • 13 January 2022

    Music Stamp Artwork

    We refreshed our stamp artwork frames in the permanent exhibition, this time focusing on stamp depictions of music.

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    • blog
    • 10 December 2021

    Meet the Maker: Tineka Michelle Smith

    Read our new interview from a series of blogs exploring representation in greetings card design.

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    • blog
    • 03 December 2021

    Sacrocubist Christmas Stamps 2021

    The unique style of Argentinian artist Jorge Cocco Santángelo adorns this year's Christmas stamps.

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As a registered charity, without subsidy, closing our doors has been hard. This is why we need your support to help us care for our collections for generations to come.
  • Members contribute to the whole life of The Postal Museum and at the same time receive a range of benefits.
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