Philatelic collection

We care for a range of philatelic and postal history material including registration sheets, metal dies and plates, and modern stamp artwork.

A downloadable glossary of philatelic terms, compiled from a variety of sources, can be downloaded here.

Caring for stamps and postal history

Do you have a collection? Read advice for preserving a collection of stamps or postal history.


You can search collection records in the online catalogue and study material from our archives by visiting The Discovery Room.