What's coming up?
Post Mortem: Crime Scene Investigation Workshop
Uncover incredible criminal acts and stories revealed by the bones of Londoners in this unique workshop.Read more
Andrew Cook Talk: The Great Train Robbery
Join Andrew Cook, critically acclaimed historian and author to explore one of the most infamous crimes in British History; The Great Train Robbery.Read more
Book Reading and Activities: The Great Brain Robbery
Make your own sliding train greetings card, then hear the story of The Great Brain Robbery from author P.G. Bell and have your special copy signed.Read more
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Discover our stories
What's making us curious?
Crime Exhibition Highlights
Curator Joanna picks eight highlights from the exhibition which you definitely shouldn’t miss.Read more
The Post Office Investigation Branch
Who were the investigators and what did this little-known organisation do? Our blog explains it all.Read more
The Last Postmaster General
50 years ago The Post Office became a public corporation. Explore the extraordinary life and career of the last Postmaster General.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.