Postal Activities

Personal Picture Postcard

Visitors can make unique postcards with their own photos on them. To print the postcard, you need to activate the printer with your Entrance Card first. After printing, you may keep the postcard as a souvenir or you may buy a stamp to post it home.

Visitors should take note of the random code on the upper right corner of their Personal Picture Postcards. They can use the code to download or e-mail their "Personal Picture Postcard" from the website of Communications Museum within 15 days after they have printed out their postcards at the Museum.

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Sorting Rack

Visitors can use the replica Sorting Rack to sort Correspondence into the right pigeonholes, according to its destination.

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International Postal Boxes

Visitors see several Letter Boxes and Pillar Boxes from different countries or territories, such as Australia, Germany, Portugal, Canada, Russia, China and Hong Kong.

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Collection of Correspondence

Here visitors can act as a postman, collecting correspondence from the Pillar-Box.

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Handling of Correspondence

After collecting Correspondence from the Pillar-Box, visitors can check the postage of each Correspondence and cancel the Stamps with the Postal Datemark, before doing the sorting.

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Check The Mail

In this interactive game, visitors can see a number of Correspondence items and Parcels passing on a conveyer belt. They are encouraged to examine the passing objects and decide on a touch-screen whether they are well qualified for delivery.

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Perfect Posting

In this interactive game, a number of correspondence items and parcels will be mailed virtually. Visitors play the roles of postal staff to select on a touch-screen the best mailing method for the customer, considering postage and urgency.

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Chimpanzee Talk

This is a screen based interactive exhibit, visitors can communicate with a chimpanzee via a touch-screen with different sequences of symbols.

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