Christmas 2019

Enjoy a season of Victorian-inspired activities and workshops at The Postal Museum this Christmas. And for a short time only, the subterranean Mail Rail Ride will get a festive makeover.

Families

    • Family Event
    • 07 December 2019
    • 11:00

    Arts & Crafts: Festive Wrapping Paper Printing

    Discover the joys of wrapping! Design your own gift wrap and tags.

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    • Family Event
    • 14 December 2019
    • 12:00

    Arts & Crafts: Festive Thank You’s

    Create a postbox-shaped gift bag with a thank you message, inspired by Victorian Christmas boxes given to postmen for their good service. Led by illustrator and author, Salvatore Rubbino.

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    • Family Event
    • 21 December 2019
    • 11:00

    Arts & Crafts: First Class Sacks

    Christmas stockings overflowing? Personalise your own hessian Santa sack – long used to transport mountains of Christmas mail– in this crafts workshop.

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For everyone

  • Mail Rail Christmas Ride

    For a short time only, the subterranean Mail Rail Ride will get a festive makeover.

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  • Christmas Gift Guide 2019

    Get your Christmas shopping sorted with our ultimate Christmas gift guide.

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  • The Postal Museum Exhibition

    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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  • Discovery Room Mini-Exhibition

    Drop in to The Discovery Room and view some of the wonderful Victorian Christmas cards and notices we hold in our collections.

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