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Edificio de Correos

Address: Calle Tacuba 1 y Eje Central LAizaro CAirdenas, Mexico City 06060, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 5 5102999
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Ranked #14 of 287 Attractions in Mexico City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings, Government Buildings, Historic Sites, Specialty Museums, Museums, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Government Buildings, Historic Sites, Specialty Museums, Museums, Sights & Landmarks

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Frankfurt, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

An outstanding building, worth to visit even in case you only need some stamps to send a card to those back home.

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Dallas, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This building is a throwback to a different time. The beautiful interior and exterior make it worth a stop on a walking trip through the historical district.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Highly recommended place it´s beautiful , the colonial style, the fancy decoration make of this place one of the beautiest buildings in the city

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Mexico City, Mexico
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This actual mail House tells you how magnificent this city and country has always been since ancient Spanish colony

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Vienna, Austria
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99 reviews 99 reviews
60 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

The Post Office building is directly opposite the Palace de Belles Artes and is equally as imposing. Take a look inside to be overwhelmed by the opulence and imagine the standing of Mexico City in those glory times! For those that are interested in stamps, there is a small museum, albeit with short opening times.

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Turin, Italy
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74 reviews 74 reviews
23 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Mexico City is full of surprises. The Edificio de Correos is certainly one of them. This XIX century bulding shows the elegance this city lived when its downtown area was developed. It is truly a gem, well kept and worth the few minutes to visit it. Right next to Bellas Artes, do not miss it in your downtown tour.

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Miami, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Crowded place on celebrations. I remember was an anniversary for this house. Was a real odyssey go in and go out. I return other moment to see the building and its history.

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Punta Negra
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44 reviews 44 reviews
14 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Do not pass this by. The architecture and details are definitely worth a stop. Be sure to climb the stairs for an alternate view.

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Los Angeles, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

An early 20th century post office beautifully restored and still operating. Great to mail off letters and postcards from here.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Its the old and main post station of Mexico. Its really nice to take pictures of the inside. But there isn't much more than that. If you are an architect or love building structures that are from de 1900s and well preserved, then I do recommend it.

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