Royal Mail Staff

Find information about upcoming events and opportunities exclusive to Royal Mail staff.

Discounted Tickets
Current Royal Mail staff can visit the museum at any time for £1 per person. We recommend booking your ticket in advance to guarantee entry but you can turn up on the day. You will need to show your Royal Mail staff pass / ID.

For more information on opening times and how to book your tickets, see our Visit us page.

Open Days

Past and present Royal Mail staff are invited to attend special open days with family and friends for £1 per person.

The next event is taking place on Sunday 27 November. To find out more and to book your tickets visit the booking page.

    • Event
    • 27 November 2022
    • 10:00

    Royal Mail Staff Open Day

    If you’re a current or past Royal Mail staff member, join us for the next Royal Mail Staff Open Day and share the experience with your family and friends.

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Share your stories

Do you have a story about postal uniform that you would like to share with the museum? We are working on an ongoing project that will help us to build our understanding of how postal workers experience wearing uniform.

To share your story follow the link below or if you would like to get in touch using an alternative format, please contact us at [email protected]

Uniform stories survey
"Comfortable and practical pullovers..." photoshoot from February 1984. (POST 118/17404)
Delivery of mail by van, Oxfordshire, 1991. (POST 118/CT00216/000427)
Delivery of mail by van, Oxfordshire, 1991. (POST 118/CT00216/000427)
Three postmen in uniform, 1960. (POST 118/17870)
Three postmen in uniform, 1960. (POST 118/17870)
Summer uniforms, 1979. (POST 61/100)
Summer uniforms, 1979. (POST 61/100)
A postman delivers mail in Hammersmith Grove, London, 1987.
A postman delivers mail in Hammersmith Grove, London, 1987.
Postman's new uniform, 1969. (POST 118/18534)
Postman's new uniform, 1969. (POST 118/18534)
Postman's new uniform, 1967. (POST 118/17660)
Postman's new uniform, 1967. (POST 118/17660)

Get Involved

We would like to work with Royal Mail staff to create content for the museum. This could be resources, trails, exhibitions or blogs. If you are interested in getting involved, please sign up to the mailing list below.

Visit our Archive

The Archive’s Discovery Room is the place to come to delve deeper into the history of the postal service, and where you can explore your family history, and look at staff magazines, Post Office circulars, photographs and poster albums.

For more information on the archive’s opening times, visit the Archive page.

  • The Archive

    Find out more about the history of the postal service and study original archive material in the Discovery Room.

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  • Research from home

    We understand visiting in person isn’t always possible, and we will do our best to answer your questions and suggest online resources.

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