For families

From a jam-packed programme of free workshops, an underground ride on Mail Rail and a dedicated playspace , we are London's newest destination for families.

Our dedicated play space Sorted! is perfect for children aged 0-8, while the  Mail Rail rideThe Postal Museum and Mail Rail Exhibition have lots to explore for all ages.

  • What’s on for families

    First Class fun for all the family at The Postal Museum year round.

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  • Sorted! The Postal Play Space

    There's sackloads of fun to be had in our postal play space, specially for kids aged 8 and under!

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  • Plan your visit

    All the practical stuff you need to know for your visit to London's newest attraction.

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  • The Jolly Postman trail

    Join story-book favourite The Jolly Postman on his rounds through 500 years of history.

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  • Children’s birthday parties

    Celebrate your child’s special day at The Postal Museum! Let them loose on our new kids' zone, Sorted!, and let us take care of party bags and catering for a stress-free day.

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  • Ride Mail Rail

    Experience 20 minutes of immersive underground exploration on our miniature trains. There's even a surprise or two. Are you ready?

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Family friendly at a glance

  • Lockers

    Lockers for all your bits and bobs for only £1.

    Eating & drinking

    Our cafe serves up kid-friendly lunch bags and we have a coffee cart in Sorted! serving up coffee and tasty treats.

  • Baby changing

    We have baby changing facilities across our two sites.

    Wheelchair & buggy access

    The Postal Museum and Mail Rail exhibitions are completely accessible to our buggy and wheelchair user. No buggies on the Mail Rail ride but we have space to store them.