What's coming up?
Tunnel Walks 2019
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.Find out more
Summer Family Festival Launch
Join us in our green courtyard to kick off the summer holidays. Enjoy live music, play outdoor games and feast on a sumptuous BBQ.Read more
Artist-led Workshop: Flip-up Friend Card Making
Create your own flip-up seaside postcard, inspired by this beautiful beach hut ‘Transformation Postcard’ from our collection.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?
Cricket – A Summer Game
July marks the final of the Cricket World Cup. Take a look at this traditional British sport through stamps.Read more
The sinking of the Lady Hobart
Senior Curator Julian tells about the crew's battle to survive on a sinking Post Office Packet Boat.Read more
To mark Armed Forces Day on Saturday 29 June we look at uniforms of the armed forces.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.
Children's birthday partiesBook your party
Celebrate in Sorted!, ride Mail Rail, and let us take care of party bags and catering for a stress-free day.
SchoolsBook your visit today
Inspiring, interactive workshops, storytelling and science shows to stimulate your pupils' curiosity.