What's coming up?
The Timewaster Letters with Robert Popper
Join Robert Popper and his alter-ego Robin Cooper, as he discusses and reads from the weird and wonderful world of his bestselling Timewaster Letters books.Find out 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 galleries of The Postal Museum.Read more
Writing Home – Letters as a lifeline
Uncover inspiring stories showing the power of the post to connect loved ones living apart.Find out more
Discover our stories
What's making us curious?
Strong ties between Britain and India influenced the postal service. Our Assistant Curator shows us key stamp designs.Read more
A New Name – Windsor
This month marks the 100th anniversary of the House of Windsor. Read about why The Royal Family changed its name.Read more
Our Assistant Curator Jess gives us a glimpse of the new additions to our collection. Many of these have been kindly donated.Read more
What else will we offer?
SchoolsBook your visit today
Inspiring, interactive workshops, storytelling and science shows to stimulate your pupils' curiosity.
CaféEnjoy our chilled new café
Relax or refuel with quality coffee and fresh, uncomplicated food.
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.