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The Postal Museum

The Postal Museum, 15-20 Phoenix Pl, London, London, WC1x 0DA
0300 030 0700
Average time spent - 2 hours
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At the Postal Museum in London, you can ride through hidden tunnels and discover unique pieces of British history. There are exhibitions packed full of incredible objects, exciting stories and lots of fun-filled interactive displays.

In the Postal Museum exhibitions, you can explore the history of ‘post’. This is a bright and colourful area with plenty to see and explore. A highlight to a visit is the 15-minute journey back in time through the original postal tunnels and station platforms. You can see and hear stories from the people that have worked there. Their interactive exhibits bring to life more than 100 years of postal engineering.

Kids will love the interactive role-play space. It is an immersive mini-town with streets, buildings, trolleys, pulleys, slides and chutes. It’s a great space to set children’s imaginations going through ‘postal play’. A session in this space lasts for 45 minutes. Make sure you book your child’s place at Sorted!

The museum is also home to temporary exhibitions. They also host children’s parties in Sorted! There is also the Jolly Postman trail which younder kids will enjoy following with a series of activities along the way.

Please note – Most places may still require you to pre-book online in advance. Some venues also still have certain areas closed for safety reasons. Please check their website and/or social media pages before visiting.


FAQ and Further Information The Postal Museum

Is there food and drink available?

There is a cafe over the road serving hot and cold food and drinks.

What are the main things to do?

Postal museum with a 15-minute ride along the old postal tunnels, interactive exhibits and a postal role-play area. There are toilets and a cafe.

What are the ticket prices?

*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Higher priced. An adult ticket costs £16, child age 3-16 £9. Other pricing options are available. Ticket includes unlimited access to The Postal Museum for one year from the date of your visit and one ride on Mail Rail, valid on your first visit to the Museum.

Is there parking?

They do not have a car park. Local parking is available for a charge.

When are they open?

The Postal Museum is open for most of the year. For up to date opening times and dates please follow this link.

Dog friendly?

Only assistance dogs are permitted.

Are they accessible?

The Postal Museum
The Postal Museum
The Postal Museum
The Postal Museum
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