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What's on

    • Exhibition
    • Until 1 Jan 2023
    • 10:00

    Sorting Britain: The Power of Postcodes

    Don’t miss the story of the ground-breaking technology that changed the post forever in our special exhibition during its final weeks.

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    • Event
    • Various dates and times
    • 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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    • Christmas
    • 2 November 2022 - 5 January 2023
    • 10:00

    Christmas at The Postal Museum

    Enjoy new family activities at The Postal Museum and ride Mail Rail with a festive twist.

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What's making us curious?

    • blog
    • 24 November 2022

    Christmas Gift Guide 2022

    Shop gifts to connect, play, discover and celebrate this Christmas with our curated range of items.

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    • blog
    • 18 October 2022

    Royal Cyphers on Letter Boxes

    What is “cypher-spotting”? A renewed interest in Royal Cyphers is making more people stop and take a second look at post boxes.

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    • blog
    • 29 September 2022

    Meet the Maker: Sofie Birkin

    Meet the illustrator behind the new Royal Mail stamps celebrating 50 years of Pride in London.

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The Postal Museum relies on the generous support of donors in order to keep our doors open and care for our collections. Find out how you could help.
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