What's coming up?
Behind the Scenes 2018
Explore exciting behind the scenes experiences at other established institutions as well as at The Postal Museum.Find out more
Discovery Room Mini-Exhibitions
This June, visit The Discovery Room in The Postal Museum to view two mini-exhibitions on Helicopter Mail and Joyce's Ulysses.Read more
Stories from the Archive: Joyce’s Ulysses
Talk and tour. Join our Senior Archivist to find out more about The Postal Museum’s original copy of Ulysses.Read more
Patronage and Individual SupportPatrons and donors play a critical role and are at the very heart of our museum.Become a patron today
Sponsor a SleeperSponsor a Sleeper today and receive an exclusive opportunity to Walk the Rails in the tunnels of Mail Rail.Reserve a sleeper
DonateHelp us bring the extraordinary story of the postal service to life.Give today
Discover our stories
What's making us curious?
FIFA World Cup Russia
Football has featured on stamps throughout the years for past World Cups. Assistant Curator Georgina shares her favourites.Read more
To mark the centenary of slogan postmarks, volunteer Cyril searched through our collections for these printed messages.Read more
Join Senior Archivist Gavin as he investigates the first attempts to deliver mail by helicopter. Did the service take off?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
Stop by The Counter Café for fresh, seasonal food and expertly made barista coffee.
SchoolsBook your visit today
Inspiring, interactive workshops, storytelling and science shows to stimulate your pupils' curiosity.