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The Postal Museum

For more than 100 years, the Mail Rail event space was a vital artery in Britain’s communication network. It was keeping information and conversations flowing but hidden from the view.  Now you have the chance to experience the secret for yourself - the ambition, dedication and ingenuity that made it truly unique.

Mail Rail is a distinctive subterranean blank canvas event space which is ideal for dinners, drinks receptions and parties through to award ceremonies, product launches and presentations. The impressive, industrial blank canvas space has countless inspiring architectural features including vaulted ceilings and exposed brickwork. Highly adaptable it can be hired for product launches, award ceremonies, corporate events and gala dinners. The unique 275 capacity venue also provides guests with an exclusive opportunity to enhance their event experience with an underground miniature train ride through the secret 100-year-old Mail Rail tunnels. 

Additional areas are available for hire in The Courtyard at the Postal Museum. With a capacity for 120, The Courtyard is perfect for private networking, reception events and summer BBQs.   The indoor/outdoor modern and contemporary museum space offers great versatility and in addition, allows guests to explore the inspiring exhibition galleries or enjoy a curator-led museum tour. 

The Postal Museum

15-20 Phoenix Place
0208 183 0060

Events & Capacities

Reception0 - 275
Lunch 0 - 0
Dinner 0 - 150
Dinner Dance 0 - 120
Meeting / Conference 0 - 275
Outside Space 0 - 0
Exhibition Space (m2)
Marquee Capacity0 - 0
Wedding Licence 0 - 0
Wedding Reception 0 - 100
Accessible AccessYes

The Postal Museum Christmas 'Neon Nights' package

Join the Postal Museum and Clerkenwell Green for an evening of futuristic fun this Christmas. We will be celebrating the season with ‘Neon Nights’ held in the subterranean exclusive spaces of Mail Rail.

Mail Rail is a cool, industrial venue ideal for Christmas parties, looking to offer guests something out of the ordinary. With exclusive access to the exhibition and Mail Rail train ride, party goers can explore the original underground network of tunnels before they then party the night away while being treated to creative cocktails, festive menus and all round merriment.

Prices start from £86 per head for a four hour reception party package.