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 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 indoor play area 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 15 minutes of immersive underground exploration. There's even a surprise or two. Are you ready?

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Family friendly at a glance

See our facilities page for full details.

  • Lockers

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

    Eating & drinking

    The Counter Café serves up hot drinks and freshly-prepared food, including kid-friendly lunch bags.

  • 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 users. No buggies on the Mail Rail ride but we have space to store them.