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The Postal Museum & Afternoon Tea At The Great Northern Hotel For Two

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The Postal Museum & Afternoon Tea At The Great Northern Hotel For Two

£116.20
Per Person
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30 Day Refund

Valid for 12 Months

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The Highlights

  • Entry to The Postal Museum for 2
  • Ride the 100 year old Mail Rail
  • Interactive exhibits
  • Afternoon tea for 2 at The Great Northern Hotel
  • Great London day out!
  • Exchangeable Experience Gift

2 Locations To Choose From

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The Main Event

Step back in time with your visit to The Postal Museum and discover the history of how our post has been delivered over the years.

From five-wheeled cycles and pillar boxes to a priceless sheet of the world’s first postage stamp, the award-winning museum offers a unique half-day visit for all ages.  

Take a ride on Mail Rail, a miniature electric railway that runs under the streets of London and has kept the capital connected for almost a century. 

After your visit to The Postal Museum, it's time to revive yourselves with a delicious afternoon tea at the RAILS restaurant at the Great Northern Hotel. This 5* hotel, at the heart of King's Cross St Pancras, offers a refined yet relaxed atmosphere where you'll feel right at home tucking into an array of pretty pastries and finger sandwiches.

Sample Afternoon Tea menu - Subject to change

Savoury Treats
Chicken and tarragon tart
Parmesan gougere with cream cheese and sundried tomatoes
Beef, horseradish and watercress on white bread
Salmon and crème fraiche on brown bread

Sweet Treats
Apple choux (apple compote–cinnamon crumble–Vanilla Chantilly)
Rocher (Hazelnut praline)
Cherry & Honey Tart (v)
Caramel glazed cheesecake (Brownie base, white chocolate cheesecake)
Served with Tea

Important Bits

Important to Note

Please allow 2 to 2.5 hours for your visit to The Postal Museum and 1.5 hours for the afternoon tea.

Please note there is a 15 to 20 minute walk between the two venues. 

When

The Postal Museum is open Wednesday to Sunday: 10.00-17.00 term time and Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-17:00 in UK holiday periods.
Last admission 15:30.

Afternoon Tea - Available Thursday to Sunday 1pm–5pm

Validity

Your voucher is valid for 12 Months from the date of issue.

Please note you must have booked and taken your experience before the expiry date.

Who Can Go

  • Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • 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.
  • Accessible toilets are located on the ground floor of The Postal Museum and Mail Rail.
  • The Postal Museum and Mail Rail are in two separate buildings on Phoenix Place.

What about Insurance?

The centres contracted with us hold public liability insurance. We also hold contingency liability cover. You will not be liable for accidental damage to equipment, except where damage has been caused as a result of recklessness or wilful negligence.

A cancellation indemnity, subject to terms, is included with every voucher.

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