Volunteer with us

Do you have a passion for social history, industry, art and design and want to share this with others? Would you like to gain experience working in a museum and heritage attraction?

Volunteer recruitment is now closed. If you are interested in volunteering, contact us using the form below and we will be in touch with future recruitment dates.

A Conservation volunteer at work in the Postal Museum

Why should you volunteer with The Postal Museum?

Volunteering is a great way of meeting new people and gaining useful skills at the same time. Volunteers make meaningful contributions to the work of the Museum and help us fulfil our objectives as an educational charity.

The Postal Museum offers volunteer opportunities across the Museum and Mail Rail. You will be part of an evolving volunteer network in which you can develop professional and personal skills in a supportive environment.

Three of our Archive volunteers

Three of our Archive volunteers



Please use this form to request more information about becoming a volunteer:


Alternatively please contact the Volunteer & Training Coordinator – Suzannah Musson
Email: volunteers@postalmuseum.org
Phone: 020 7239 2575
Post: The Postal Museum, Freeling House, Phoenix Place, London WC1X 0DL

All information sent to us will be processed in line with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Please note, a submitted Expression of Interest Form is not a guarantee of a volunteering role being offered but we will be in touch with more information and next steps.

If there is no suitable volunteer role available we will keep your details on record for one year and contact you with future opportunities. Your details are stored securely at the Museum and will not be shared with anyone else. You may request they be removed at any time.