Bath Postal Museum

Places to Visit


  • All the family
  • Under 5s
  • School age
  • Adults






Inspiring, informing, entertaining with postal history, Bath Postal Museum tells the story of written communication. Bath Postal Museum is a small charity charged with safe guarding the history of communication of which the city of Bath played a major part, both for Britain and then the world.

Bath Postal Museum's archives hold a vast and electronic range of collections which are rarely seen by the public. Included in our archive are many valuable and rare artefacts that provide us with information for the museum, and exhibitions.

Summer opening times

  • Monday & Tuesday: 11am - 5pm
  • Wednesday - Saturday: 2pm - 5pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Last entrance 4:30pm

Entrance Charges

  • Adults: £5
  • Concessions: £4 (B&NES, over 60)
  • Student: £2.50
  • Child over 6: £2.50
  • Under 6: Free
  • Family Ticket: £10 (two adults, two children)
  • Half price with Bath Discovery Card

Open hours

Monday11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday14:00 - 17:00
Thursday14:00 - 17:00
Friday14:00 - 17:00
Saturday14:00 - 17:00