What's coming up?
Maintenance Closure 2019
From 7 – 20 January 2019 The Postal Museum and Mail Rail will be closed for planned maintenance.Read more
Wallace & Gromit Christmas Stamps Exhibit
This exhibit takes you behind the scenes at Aardman, revealing the creative process of making a special set of Wallace & Gromit Christmas stamps.Read more
Walking Tours 2019
Join an accredited guide for walking tours through 350 years of London Postal History. Choose from upcoming tour dates in 2019.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?
Postal Dogs…Part 2
Curator Jessica is back with the postal canines of the past and their unusual jobs.Read more
Top Instagram Posts 2018
Our year in pictures. Check out the top 10 Instagram pictures of 2018 from the world of The Postal Museum.Read more
Christmas is coming! Assistant Curator Georgina shares her favourite festive stamp artworks.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.