Arago: Exhibits


15 Cool Things to See in the Museum

Fifteen Cool Things to See in the Museum

Objects displayed in the museum's various exhibits document the history of the U.S. postal service and showcase the beauty and lore of stamps. Hundreds of objects are on display in the museum, each offering visitors a chance to see "the real thing."

Everyone has a favorite object or objects from among those found on exhibit in the National Postal Museum on any given day. After consulting with staff and listening to visitor input, we have selected just fifteen of these remarkable objects for you to make sure and see on your next visit to the museum. So get your pencils ready to jot down their names because you do not want to miss these items!



Mail Crane with Mailbag

How Did That Work?

Lipsner Airmail Collection - Goggles


Beacon on display in the Atrium of the National Postal Museum