Uncover incredible criminal acts and stories revealed by the bones of Londoners in this unique workshop.
Post Early is a relaxed morning event for autistic and neurodiverse people, including families and adults, who would like to visit the museum when it is less crowded and noisy.
For a short time only, the subterranean Mail Rail Ride will get a festive makeover.
Make your own scented card with the wonderful Handmade Apothecary team and waft some Christmas cheer to lucky noses.
Learn to make two natural products under the guidance of trained herbalists in this hour-long workshop.
Step back in time with storyteller Olivia Armstrong and discover the story of the world’s first Christmas card.
Discover the joys of wrapping! Use block printing and lino cutting techniques to design your own gift wrap and tags.
Join us for BSL tours of The Postal Museum and Mail Rail exhibitions, and ride on Mail Rail.
Create a postbox-shaped gift bag with a thank you message, inspired by Victorian Christmas boxes given to postmen for their good service. Led by illustrator and author, Salvatore Rubbino.
Christmas stockings overflowing? Personalise your own hessian Santa sack – long used to transport mountains of Christmas mail– in this crafts workshop.
Charlotte Thornber, Director and Founder of Taylor Investigations, explains what it is to be a private investigator and how technologies and techniques used currently compare to historic investigations.
Pick up our new family trail, taking wannabe engineers around the Mail Rail exhibition. Designed by illustrator Salvatore Rubbino.
Join an accredited guide for walking tours through 350 years of London Postal History. Choose from upcoming tour dates in 2019.
Join our curators for a behind the scenes tour of our Museum Object Store and explore pillar-boxes, postal vehicles and even more.
We're opening up the 100-year-old Mail Rail tunnels for an exclusive underground walking tour that will allow you to discover one of London’s best-kept secrets.