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The Postal Museum will be reopened in Tampere in 2014

In 2012, Itella’s Board of Directors decided to transfer the ownership of the Postal Museum from Itella Mail Communications to the Postal Museum Foundation. The purpose of the foundation is to maintain and develop the museum. The new Postal Museum will be opened at the Vapriikki museum center in Tampere in September 2014.

Established in 1926, the Postal Museum studies, records and exhibits phenomena related to postal operations, mail communications and data and goods traffic. It houses extensive collections of artifacts and photographs as well as every stamp released in Finland and various philatelic special collections.