US Postal Service Museum

US Postal Service Museum The United States Postal Service Museum is the second largest Postal Service museum in the U.S., second in size only to the National Postal Museum.
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Hours: Open by Appointment. Admission: $5.00 (Group rates on request). Curator: Michael Schragg Housed in a 1932 Works Progress Administration post office building, this museum building is an architectural gem. Collecting for this museum began in 1987, and has grown into the second largest Postal Service Museum in the country. As you wander through the six rooms of the museum, you will experience two centuries of postal history, including: * Old post office window units and lock boxes * Early 1900s horse-drawn mail buggies * Inner-workings of a railway mail car * The first postage stamp and earlier stamps * V-mail (WWII letters) * A 1931 Model A mail truck * Photographs of ancestors who pioneered mail delivery

Postal Museum at the National Rural Letter Carriers Convention in Grand Rapids Mi.
09/16/2018

Postal Museum at the National Rural Letter Carriers Convention in Grand Rapids Mi.

06/19/2018

The curator of the museum will be having surgery soon so if you try to schedule in advance we might be able to work something out, as usual we will be open the weekend after Labor Day for the annual Marshall home tour!

The museum will be open May 19 come and visit our new treasures!
05/12/2018

The museum will be open May 19 come and visit our new treasures!

Marshall postal museum had another wonderful group of visitors and tour guides, thank you to all!
09/11/2017

Marshall postal museum had another wonderful group of visitors and tour guides, thank you to all!

08/23/2017

The museum will be open for the Marshall Hometour weekend September 9 & 10 from 9-5 on Saturday and 10-4 on Sunday! Come enjoy this busy weekend in Marshall!

Great Memorial Day parade! 2017
06/08/2017

Great Memorial Day parade! 2017

Wishing a happy retirement to Rose Hickey , she retired with 37 years of hard work and dedication of serving the people ...
05/09/2017

Wishing a happy retirement to Rose Hickey , she retired with 37 years of hard work and dedication of serving the people of Marshall! Enjoy!

So happy to share the museum with Gale and Anne Mack today! They came to see a piece of their fathers equipment that is ...
04/06/2017

So happy to share the museum with Gale and Anne Mack today! They came to see a piece of their fathers equipment that is in our rural section. She remembers her father sewing the canvas sorting case! His name was Martin Denton from Snover Michigan.

M live is coming to visit the postal museum today! Marshall museums will be featured soon!
04/04/2017

M live is coming to visit the postal museum today! Marshall museums will be featured soon!

10/06/2016

The postal museum will be on the road this weekend October 7 in Indianapolis!

Another successful Marshall Home Tour, with help from our youngest volunteers! 2016!
09/12/2016

Another successful Marshall Home Tour, with help from our youngest volunteers! 2016!

Sophia and McKenna having fun riding with grandpa Mike in the marshall parade!
06/01/2016

Sophia and McKenna having fun riding with grandpa Mike in the marshall parade!

Happy Memorial Day!

Happy Memorial Day!
05/30/2016

Happy Memorial Day!

New finds for the postal museum!
05/21/2016

New finds for the postal museum!

05/20/2016

The Museum will be open Saturday May 21 from 10am to 4pm for tourism weekend in Michigan, all are welcome!

A new addition in progress, coming soon!
12/23/2015

A new addition in progress, coming soon!

Snoopy and his friends are visiting the post office in Marshall this holiday season!
12/07/2015

Snoopy and his friends are visiting the post office in Marshall this holiday season!

US Postal Service Museum's cover photo
11/20/2015

US Postal Service Museum's cover photo

Special delivery in Marshall for the Halloween season!
10/19/2015

Special delivery in Marshall for the Halloween season!

Art work by Retired Rural Carrier, Edith Smith from Marshall MI
09/25/2015

Art work by Retired Rural Carrier, Edith Smith from Marshall MI

US Postal Service Museum's cover photo
09/25/2015

US Postal Service Museum's cover photo

09/13/2015

Open this weekend September 12 &13 for the Marshall home tour!

Calhoun county plat map from 1858 on display this weekend September 12 &13 from Greg Allen
09/13/2015

Calhoun county plat map from 1858 on display this weekend September 12 &13 from Greg Allen

Some elevated shots of the StampShow which our museum participated in this weekend in Grand Rapids.  The show had severa...
08/24/2015

Some elevated shots of the StampShow which our museum participated in this weekend in Grand Rapids. The show had several thousand visitors!

A good sized show

The Marshall postal museum on display at the American philatelic society stamps how, come visit till Sunday!
08/20/2015

The Marshall postal museum on display at the American philatelic society stamps how, come visit till Sunday!

Museum Photos
07/02/2015

Museum Photos

US Postal Service Museum's cover photo
07/02/2015

US Postal Service Museum's cover photo

US Postal Service Museum
07/02/2015

US Postal Service Museum

US Postal Service Museum
07/02/2015

US Postal Service Museum

Address

202 E Michigan Ave
Marshall, MI
49068

Opening Hours

Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:00
Sunday 10:00 - 12:00

Telephone

(269) 781-2859

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