British Postal Museum and Archive, London
This museum has archived the history of the postal service, communication, design and technology through 400 years of physical records of the post service's development. One highlight is the Royal Mail Archive with one of the world's great stamp collections. The archives are free to visit for research and the museum is only open for various tours and events. Open Mon - Friday 10:00 - 17:00; Thursday 10:00 - 19:00; (and various Saturdays.) Admission is free.
Tel: 020 7239 2570
Location: The Royal Mail Archive, Freeling House, Phoenix Place, WC1X 0DL (Click Here For Map)
Nearest station: Farringdon, King's Cross St Pancras, Chancery Lane, Angel, Russell Square