What’s on for families

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

Make the most of your visit. Delve deeper into our collections with our programme of arts and crafts workshops, storytelling, science shows and much more.

All activities are free with museum entry. Activities are drop-in but spaces are limited and will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. All children under the age of 16 will need to be accompanied by an adult.

Family Events Calendar

  • Christmas 2018

    This Christmas, Mail Rail will be featuring a festive twist on the Ride and there will be a whole host of activities for both kids and adults to make this yuletide extra jolly.

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    • Exhibition
    • 01 December 2018 - July 2019
    • 10:00

    Wallace & Gromit Christmas Stamps Exhibit

    This exhibit takes you behind the scenes at Aardman, revealing the creative process of making a special set of Wallace & Gromit Christmas stamps.

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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 boxoffice@postalmuseum.org for more information.


Fun for all the family at The Postal Museum.

Fun for all the family at The Postal Museum.