Primary schools

Select an interactive workshop as part of a Postal Package to make the most of your visit.

Our facilitators bring history alive. Get hands-on with original objects, overcome a challenge or solve a problem. Our flexible approach can be adapted for your pupils.

Read Teacher Tips to plan a First Class visit to find out more.

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Reception and Key Stage 1

Stimulate the curiosity of little learners through engaging hands-on play.

  • Engineers Good Ideas! (KS1)

    Construct tunnels and tracks in a team challenge to power a tiny train.

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  • The Jolly Postman Programme (Reception)

    A two-part literacy learning programme in your school and at the museum.

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  • The Jolly Christmas Postman (Reception)

    Can you deliver festive cheer at the busiest time of year?

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Key Stage 2

Inspire your pupils with stories from our collections.

  • Pop It In The Post (KS2)

    Petition for the Penny Post! Join the campaign for Victorian postal reform.

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  • Mail Rail Science Show (KS2)

    Future engineers! Can you power the postal network under London?

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Key Stage 2

  • Mail Rail Science Show (KS2)

    Future engineers! Can you power the postal network under London?

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