Attractions

Ride through hidden tunnels and discover a unique piece of industrial heritage, then explore inspiring exhibitions packed with incredible objects, exciting stories and fun-filled interactive displays.

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  • The Postal Museum Exhibitions

    From cryptic Victorian Valentine cards to a lion encountered on Salisbury Plain. There’s nothing ordinary about the story of the post.

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  • A photograph of a green miniature Mail Rail train travelling through an underground tunnel.

    Mail Rail

    Experience 15 minutes of immersive underground exploration on our miniature trains. There’s even a surprise or two. Are you ready?

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  • Sorted! The Postal Play Space

    There’s sackloads of fun to be had in our indoor play area specially for kids aged 8 and under!

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  • The Great Train Robbery: Crime and the Post

    Explore one of the most audacious crimes of the 20th Century and the subsequent investigation, alongside other stories of crime through the post.

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