What's coming up?
Summer Holidays 2018
Join us at The Postal Museum this summer for arts and crafts activities, storytelling, gallery performances and much more.Find out more
Discovery Room Mini-Exhibitions
Mini-exhibitions in The Discovery Room at The Postal Museum. Find out about Prince of Wales stamps and The Great Train Robbery.Read more
Behind the Scenes 2018
Explore exciting behind the scenes experiences at other established institutions as well as at The Postal Museum.Find out 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?
Letters from the Past
Love, war and friendship. Student Francesco gives us a unique glimpse into people's lives through their letters.Read more
John Palmer & Mail Coach
Assistant Curator Georgina tells the story of the founding father of the British system of mail coaches.Read more
"Who do you think you are kidding Mr Hitler...." Take a look at stamps commemorating 50 years of the iconic sitcom Dad's Army.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.