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London For Toddlers: Postal Museum

Photo Credit: © The Postal Museum

Museum
Soft play
All ages

Postal Museum

Central London

£4.50 - £17

The Postal Museum is the perfect destination for a fun and educational family day out in London. With its interactive exhibits and kid-friendly activities, it's a must-visit for families with young children.

The museum tells the story of postal communication and its impact on global society, with opportunities to ride through hidden tunnels and discover a unique piece of industrial heritage.

Kids will love exploring the inspiring exhibitions, which are packed with incredible objects and exciting stories, as well as the fun-filled interactive displays.

The museum offers a jam-packed programme of free holiday activities, Post and Play, new term time play sessions for under 5s, the chance to take an underground ride on Mail Rail, and play in Sorted! Postal Play Space.

HIGHLIGHTS
PRICES

Adult (25+): £16 - £17 Young Person (16-24): £11 - £12 Child (3-15)*: £9 - £10 Disabled Adult + companion: £14 - £15 Disabled Young Person + companion: £9 - £10 Disabled Child + companion: £7 - £8 Adult National Art Pass: £8 - £8.50 Child National Art Pass: £4.50 - £5

OPENING TIMES

Wednesday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

ADDRESS
The Postal Museum

15-20 Phoenix Place

WC1X 0DA

GETTING HERE
Rail/Underground

Farringdon, Russell Square, King’s Cross St Pancras

Parking

Local parking is available for a charge.

MORE INFO
PLACES TO EAT

Snacks and refreshments in the café, conveniently located in the Welcome Space.

FAMILY FACILITIES

The cafe has highchairs. No buggies or pushchairs allowed on the lower ground floor of Mail Rail. Limited buggy parking is available in Mail Rail only, on the ground floor. Breastfeeding and bottle feeding are welcome anywhere. For a bit more privacy, the First Aid Room in Mail Rail can be used to feed your baby if not in use.

ACCESSIBILITY

The Postal Museum and Mail Rail exhibitions are completely accessible to wheelchair users. Wheelchairs are permitted everywhere in Mail Rail except for the Mail Rail Ride.

BIRTHDAYS

Have a go at being a postie and discover an immersive mini-town with streets, buildings, trolleys, pulleys and slides in Sorted! the indoor play area and then continue the fun with a ride on Mail Rail, London’s secret underground railway.
All party packages include an exclusive party room and party bags for the kids.
Age: Suitable for ages 8 and under
Availability: Saturdays & Sundays from 11:00 or 14:00
Price: packages from £25 per child, which includes a private party room, party bags and an exclusive timeslot in Sorted! Postal Play Space.

Party packages:
First Class! - From £35 per child + VAT
45 minute slot for your child and 19 of their friends in Sorted!
A ride on Mail Rail for your child, 19 of their friends and 10 accompanying adults
Use of our exclusive party room for 2.5 hours
A party bag per child
Downloadable invites
minimum of 20 children, aged 8 and under. More children can be added at an additional cost
Special Delivery! - From £25 per child + VAT
45 minute slot for your child and 19 of their friends in Sorted!
Use of our exclusive party room for 2 hours
A party bag per child
Downloadable invites
for a minimum of 20 children, aged 8 and under
More children can be added at an additional cost
To book: Complete booking form