Mail Rail will be featuring a festive twist on the Ride and there will be a whole host of activities for both kids and adults to make this yuletide extra jolly. Don’t miss our Christmas events in London!
Tunnel Walk & Wreath workshops
Take a walk through Mail Rail’s hidden tunnels, or treat a loved one (or yourself!) to a session of festive wreath or centrepiece making.
Christmas Special: Mail Rail tunnel walks
This Christmas, we're opening up the 100-year-old Mail Rail tunnels for an exclusive underground walk that will allow guests to discover one of London’s best-kept secrets.Find out 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
We have a whole host of activities for both kids and adults to make your yuletide extra jolly.
Whether it’s seasonal stationery, personalised present sacks or socks, you will have the chance to get crafty in artist-led workshops and more across the Christmas season.
Festive feet | Christmas 2018
Get into the festive spirit by decorating a pair of Christmas socks in this arts and crafts workshop, taking inspiration from the festive artwork in our collection.Find out more
First-class sacks | Christmas 2018
Personalise your own hessian sack – long used to transport parcels and letters – in this arts and crafts workshop, ready to be filled by Father Christmas.Find out more
Hand-made stationery | Christmas 2018
Add a personal touch to your Christmas gifts and impress your loved ones with your very own block-print wrapping paper and gift tags.Find out more
Magical pop-up Christmas cards | Christmas 2018
Draw inspiration from the 2016 Christmas stamps designed by artist Helen Musselwhite and create your own postal-themed pop-up Christmas card.Find out more
Marvellous marbling inks | Christmas 2018
Create your own swirling patterns using marbling inks. Use your design to create unique Christmas gift tags, greetings cards or baubles to take home.Find out more
Workshop: Dear Father Christmas… | Christmas 2018
In this festive workshop, you can write (and stamp!) your Christmas wish list to Santa’s Grotto. What will you ask for this year?Find out more
Storytelling: Henry Cole’s Christmas | Christmas 2018
Step back in time with storyteller Olivia Armstrong, and discover the story behind the invention of the Christmas card in this enchanting, interactive storytelling session.Find out more
Talk: Letters to Santa
Learn about how the Post Office helps Santa reply to the letters he receives every year. See some of the letters children have sent in the past and the replies they received.Read more