What's coming up?
Mail Rail Christmas Ride
For a short time only, the subterranean Mail Rail Ride will get a festive makeover.Read more
Wreath & Centrepiece workshops | Christmas 2018
Design your very own festive wreath or centrepiece with the help of florist Yvonne Nicholls during this workshop fuelled by bubbles and mince pies.Find out more
Later Opening | Christmas 2018
We’re extending our opening hours on Saturday 15 December, so that you can enjoy everything we have on offer for longer this Christmas.Find out 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?
The End of the War
2018 marks the centenary of the end of WWI. From poppies to poetry, Assistant Curator Georgina picks her favourite commemorative stamp designs.Read more
Are there ghosts in Mail Rail? Archivist Helen discovered an article in the 1928 Post Office magazine that talks 'Underground Wizardry'.Read more
Stonehenge on stamps
It's been 100 years since Stonehenge was left to the nation. Assistant Curator Georgina explores some wonderful designs of this world famous monument.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.