A new museum has opened in London, and deep underneath, it has the ultimate toy — it’s very own private tube tunnel railway, and you can go for a ride in it.
The long abandoned Post Office Railway is to start tours from July, with tickets going on sale next month.
Around the middle of next year, it will be possible to take a ride through the disused tunnels of the Post Office Railway.
Another step closer to turning the unused Mail Rail into a tourist attraction as the museum secures additional funding.
Plans to open the mothballed Post Office Railway to the public as part of a new museum got a boost today when the Heritage Lottery Fund allocated a £4.5 million grant to the British Postal Museum & Archive (BPMA).
One step closer to taking a trip in a curious little train under the streets of London after Islington Council approved an application to open up the Mail Rail to the general public.
One of London’s great hidden marvels is the subterranean Post Office Railway running under the centre of the city and now, sadly mothballed.
A heads up about a couple of TV shows that may be worth watching later this week. Travelling around Great Britain by train, former politician, Michael Portillo uses a copy of Victorian cartographer George Bradshaw’s Railway Companion to compare and…