The Museum collection concentrates on stamps and historic artifacts of postal operations.
The National Postal Museum is divided into galleries that explore America's postal history from colonial times to the present. The original artwork for stamps exposes the diversity of themes celebrated by stamp issues, often juxtaposed in exhibits with curators' selections of museum objects and exceptional private collections to iinterpret history.
Original postage stamp art explores how mail moves to, through and from our national parks.
50 years of flowering plants commemorated on US postage stamps
Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the world’s first regularly scheduled airmail service
Explores the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton
His boyhood stamp album and the new John Lennon Forever stamp