We are one of London’s most family friendly museums.

Take part in holiday activities, ride on Mail Rail and stay and play in Sorted! Postal Play Space. Plus join in Post and Play, our term time play sessions for under 5s.

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Accessibility information for families

Let our friendly staff know if you require any additional support to take part in our family fun.

Look out for a range of activities and events taking place on selected Saturdays and school holidays throughout the year, including our First Class early openings for families with children who have an Autism Spectrum Condition and BSL interpreted interactive storytelling sessions.

Contact [email protected] for more information.

Family-friendly facilities

  • We are accredited by Kids in Museums with their Family Café Standard, meaning that our café is great for families!

    Find out more about the museum’s café and visitor facilities on our Visit Us page.


    Kids in Museums Family Café Standard logo

  • Accessible toilets & baby changing

    Unisex toilets, including accessible toilets and baby changing facilities, are located on the ground floor of The Postal Museum and Mail Rail, and the lower ground floor of Mail Rail.

    Changing Places toilet for visitors and the general public is on the lower ground floor of Mail Rail.

    Changing Places Toilet logo