What's coming up?
Family Exhibition Tour: The Journey of a Letter
Join our family tour of The Postal Museum and discover the weird and wonderful journey of a letter.Read more
Halloween Galleries Alive: Meet postal people from the past
Step back in time and meet Joseph Pike, fearless guard of the Quicksilver mail coach. Look out for our Halloween special pop-up performances throughout The Postal Museum exhibition.Read more
Galleries Alive: Meet postal people from the past
Step back in time and meet postal people from the past! Look out for pop-up performances throughout The Postal Museum exhibition.Read more
Discover our stories
What's making us curious?
A Stamp a Day for October
For the month of October Assistant Curator Georgina has found a stamp for everyday.Read more
Paintings Collection Move
As we have finally settled in our new museum home, our Curator Joanna explains what it took to move our paintings collection.Read more
QE2 – An Ocean Liner
Commemorating the launch of an ocean liner Queen Elizabeth 2, our Assistant Curator Georgina tells us more about famous British ships.Read more
What else do we offer?
Sorted! Postal Play SpaceMore about our play zone
Trolleys, pulleys, slides and chutes! Let your little ones run off steam and explore our miniature town.
CaféEnjoy our chilled new café
Relax or refuel with quality coffee and fresh, uncomplicated food.
SchoolsBook your visit today
Inspiring, interactive workshops, storytelling and science shows to stimulate your pupils' curiosity.