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What's on

    • Exhibition
    • 30 March 2022 - 1 Jan 2023

    Sorting Britain: The Power of Postcodes

    Discover the ground-breaking technology that changed the post forever in a new exhibition.

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    • Event
    • 28 May - 5 June 2022

    May Half Term

    Join us for family arts and crafts activities and storytelling at The Postal Museum this May Half Term.

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    • Event
    • 30 May 2022
    • 10:00

    Post Early: Relaxed Events at The Postal Museum

    Post Early is a relaxed event for autistic and neurodiverse people, including families and adults, who would like to visit the museum when it is less crowded and noisy.

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What's making us curious?

    • blog
    • 26 April 2022

    12 Interesting Facts about Postcodes

    In this blog, we reveal some interesting facts you probably didn't know about postcodes.

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    • blog
    • 29 March 2022

    Highlights from Sorting Britain Exhibition

    Head of Collections Chris shares his top 5 objects and stories from our new exhibition Sorting Britain: The Power of Postcodes.

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    • blog
    • 24 March 2022

    Meet the Maker: Cherelle Brown

    Meet our next guest and the founder and illustrator of the greetings card brand KitsCH Noir.

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The Postal Museum relies on the generous support of donors in order to keep our doors open and care for our collections. Find out how you could help.
  • Members contribute to the whole life of The Postal Museum and at the same time receive a range of benefits.
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