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Calle Tacuba 1, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Bult to celebrate the 100 years of Mexico´s independence, this building is a marvel of styles. The staircase is made of forged iron, and it's beautiful, Also the rest of the building has forged iron everywhere. Still works as a postal office, the MAIN postal...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stumbled upon this post office. A nice surprise. Among the architectural desigh, the staircase so intricately designed, caught my attention.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're going to buy a postcard, you're going to need a stamp so you might as well stop at the most beautiful building in Mexico, buy it, write your postcard and mail it while getting some beautiful photos. Will your postcard ever get to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an old post office constructed more than 100 years ago. The interior is very ornate and has been well maintained. It's worth walking a few blocks out of your way to have a look.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank subterranean_jack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looks beautiful, but it is, at the end, a post office. You can not go around. So it is a visit you must plan on your way to another visit, like the Modern Art museum or the College of San Idelfonso.

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here with a tour of the city center. We spent only a few minutes. The guide did fill us in on some of the history... for instance, it was built by president Porfirio Diaz in 1907 as one of his grand projects (his...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

If you love great architecture, this building is a must. It is in magnificent condition and houses a museum on the upper level. It's also a good place to mail postcards. home! Near excellent tourist attractions, it is a must see.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MissMem
Reviewed December 11, 2018

The Palacio Postal is right near the Belles Artes building. So if you are going to walk from there to the Zocolo go down the street Madera to the Zocolo and walk one block north as you return to the Belles Artes and you will...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank stewmexico2002
Reviewed December 9, 2018

This building allows visitors to see their amazing stairwell, however, you are not allowed upstairs. Enjoy the view. This is a 15 minute tops pit stop.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 7, 2018

Awesome landmark that you should not miss at Centro. Golden interior and lavish decoration, but you can get a cheap stamps for 30 peso here.

Date of experience: November 2018
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December 4, 2018|
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Response from Frank R | Reviewed this property |
No charge. Gratis. Free. It is a major, working, public facility. You may need to pay only for special tours to upper levels but it is unnecessary to see the beautiful interior
November 22, 2017|
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Response from Alex S | Reviewed this property |
they open until 7:30pm during the week, on a sunday they closed at 2:00 pm
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