The Postal Museum

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Before pinging inboxes and text messages, people actually had to wait for a mailman to deliver their news. Get back to communication basics at London's Postal Museum. Uncover the story of the postal system and even see letters recovered from a shipwreck!


What's included

Admission to the exhibition area

Ride on the Mail Rail underground train

What's not included

Admission to the child play area

Annual ticket (available as an upgrade onsite)

Free entrance for kids under 3 and 1 carer per disabled visitor

All tickets include a ride on the Mail Rail


Your chosen timeslot is for the ride on The Postal Museum Mail Rail underground train

Please arrive at least 30 minutes earlier to have time to enter and to get to the ride

You can visit the museum before your timeslot or after at your leisure

You can upgrade your ticket to an annual ticket on the day of your visit for £2.00 per person


If you purchased an audio guide, download the CloudGuide app from the app store and collect your activation code from the ticket desk at The Postal Museum


How to get there

The Postal Museum

15-20 Phoenix Pl, WC1X 0DA