Explore one of the most audacious crimes of the 20th century and the subsequent investigation, alongside other stories of crime through the post.

Revisit The Great Train Robbery and unearth the role of the Post Office’s own investigation department in piecing together this and other crimes, shedding light on the human stories of the victims through never before seen artefacts, objects and personal accounts.


The Postal Museum

15-20 Phoenix Place, London, Greater London, WC1X 0DA

0300 0300 700


Opening times

Daily, 10am to 5pm (excluding 24-26 December).

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