Just 35 minutes from Central London on the Central Line sits the imposing BPMA Museum Store containing thousands of objects. From iconic red telephone kiosks, post boxes and vehicles to Morris vans, mail coaches and ingenious Victorian pneumatic rail cars.
Join us on a curator-led behind the scenes tour for a walk through hundreds of years of British social history, and get up close to some of our most iconic objects.
Visits include two 30 minute curator-led tours, complimentary refreshments and an opportunity to explore the collection at your leisure. Please note that you will be required to stand for the duration of each 30 minute tour.
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Cost: £3.00 per person, £2.50 for concessions (60+). Free for accompanied children under 12 years old.
Venue: BPMA Museum Store, Debden, Essex, IG10 3UF. Visit Getting the Store for tips on how to get there by car and public transport.
When & Where
The Postal Museum
Opening in early 2017, our new museum in Clerkenwell, London, will reveal stories from five centuries of Britain’s remarkable, and often curious, social and communications history through the eyes of one of its most iconic services.