27 November 2022 / 10:00 - 17:00
The Postal Museum
For current and past Royal Mail Staff
£1 per person including family and friends
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A photograph of a green miniature Mail Rail train travelling through an underground tunnel.

Past and present Royal Mail staff are invited to join us at the next Royal Mail Staff Open Day.

Take a ride on Mail Rail, discover the history of the postal service and share the experience with your family and friends.


  • Booking essential.
  • £1 per person for staff and accompanying family members and friends.
  • Current staff should bring their Royal Mail ID card with them to gain entry.
  • Admission includes entry to all exhibitions, activities and an optional ride on Mail Rail.

Booking / Contact information

  • Places are limited and must be pre-booked.
  • To make a booking, click on the link below or contact the Bookings Support Team by emailing [email protected] or calling 0300 0300 700.

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About the event

  • At this event visitors can ride Mail Rail, explore the exhibitions and take part in a facilitated arts and crafts activity.
  • The archive will be open to explore.
  • The café and gift shops will be open.

Mail Rail access:

  • The size and design of the ride carriages and the evacuation procedure means Mail Rail is not suitable for all visitors.
  • See the Mail Rail page to find out more about ride restrictions and what to expect, in order to help you decide if riding is suitable for you.

Travelling to the museum

  • The nearest step-free station is King’s Cross St Pancras Station which is a 20-minute walk to the museum.
  • Farringdon Station is a 15-minute walk to the museum but does not provide level access.
  • See our Visit us page for more information about travelling to the museum.

Pre-visit information

  • To help you plan your trip, visit our Accessibility page for useful information, including a visual story and a pre-visit film.