Sorted! The Postal Play Space

Wednesday to Friday 10:45 - 17:00
Weekends 10:15 – 16:30
Ground floor of Mail Rail
£4 online / £5 on the day / £11 Museum + Sorted
For ages 8 and under

Discover an immersive mini-town with streets, buildings, trolleys, pulleys, slides and chutes; everything to keep the little ones happily occupied.

Sessions last 45 mins starting from 10:45 Wednesday to Friday, last session at 15:45, and weekends from 10:15, last session 15:15.

Due to limited capacity, one adult per booking will be admitted with groups of up to 4 children, unless there is a reason why extra supervision is necessary. For groups of 4-8 children, 2 adults will be admitted to supervise.

Read our Rules for Sorted! below for more information on how to enjoy a session safely.

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Got what it takes?

See what you can get upto during a session in Sorted!

Next customer please! Use role play to help customers weigh parcels and stamp letters.
Next customer please! Use role play to help customers weigh parcels and stamp letters.
Dress for the job! Kids can chose from multiple uniforms from clerks to sorters.
Dress for the job! Kids can chose from multiple uniforms from clerks to sorters.
Parcel sorting - Using pulleys and slides, kids can have a go at moving the mail.
Parcel sorting - Using pulleys and slides, kids can have a go at moving the mail.
Reading corner - From classics like The Jolly Postman to current favourites, delve into stories about delivering the mail.
Reading corner - From classics like The Jolly Postman to current favourites, delve into stories about delivering the mail.
Knock, knock! The fun doesn’t stop behind the counter, kids can drive a mail van and deliver post around town.
Knock, knock! The fun doesn’t stop behind the counter, kids can drive a mail van and deliver post around town.
For the tiniest employees - Crawlers and cruisers can enjoy a dedicated space.
For the tiniest employees - Crawlers and cruisers can enjoy a dedicated space.

Rules for Sorted!

Whilst enjoying your visit remember:

Staff are available to help with any questions and have access to First Aid equipment.

  • Sorted! is not a soft play zone. All children must be supervised by an accompanying adult. Supervising adults do not need to purchase tickets.
  • Due to limited capacity, one adult per booking will be admitted with groups of up to 4 children, unless there is a reason why extra supervision is necessary. For groups of 4-8 children, 2 adults will be admitted to supervise. 
  • Please respect others and the equipment provided by following age guidelines and playing safely – for example, by not running in the spaces.
  • Shoes must be worn at all times.
  • Food and drinks can be consumed only in the designated area.
  • Please help us keep the space tidy by using the bins provided.
  • Please do not leave personal belongings unattended. Unattended items (e.g.bags) may be removed.

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