The Postal Museum

    /person normally
Postal Museum

What you'll do

Discover the captivating history behind Britain’s iconic postal service at the Postal Museum; from its Royal origins over 500 years ago right up to the present day.

Visit The Postal Museum with Go City®

  • Your pass gives you access to the Postal Museum London, where you can explore 500 years of communications history through interactive exhibits. 
  • Ride the 100-year-old Mail Rail that transported millions of letters 70 ft below the streets of London. 
  • Your London pass also includes dozens of other top attractions, tours and experiences, all for one money-saving price.

This award-winning museum charts the story of Britain’s postal service through a range of fascinating exhibits that help you learn about its origins and evolution over time.

Get up close and personal to the sheets of the world’s first postage stamp or try your hand at sorting through mail on a train carriage. You’ll also get the chance to see a historic mail coach that delivered mail around the country in the 1800s while learning about the history of Britain’s Mail Rail and riding through its old tunnels on an authentic Mail Rail train. With over 60,000 unique objects in the museum and numerous interactive activities to keep you busy, you’ll learn everything there is to know about postal communication while having lots of fun in the process.

Experience The Postal Museum and many other attractions with the All Inclusive Pass.

View the All Inclusive Pass

Know before you go

Getting in

Check the Postal Museum's website or call ahead for availability before visiting. Present your pass at the Mail Rail Welcome space.

Please note that the last train departs at 3.30PM.

Top tip: we highly recommend visiting the museum on weekday mornings to make the most of your experience. A downloadable audio guide is available for an additional fee on arrival. Available in English, German, French, Spanish and Italian. Your own smart device and headphones are required.


For more information, please visit the The Postal Museum website.


Where you'll be

Operating hours

Wednesday - Sunday: 10AM - 5PM

Please note that the last departure for the mail rail is 3.30PM.

Buy with confidence

Free cancellation

Plans can change, we get it. All non-activated passes are eligible for a refund within 90 days from your purchase date.

Find out more


Confused? We're here to help!

See our FAQs

Why choose Go City®?

Save More Icon

Save more

Great savings compared to paying at each attraction - we guarantee it!
Experience More Icon

Experience more

Our local experts have handpicked the best attractions, tours and activities.
Always Easy Icon

Always easy

One price. One pass. All the top attractions, all on your phone.

Have a 5% discount, on us!

Sign up to our newsletter and receive exclusive discounts, trip inspiration and attraction updates straight to your inbox.

  • Thick check Icon
Visitor Out Of Test