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Iconic and looks superb

Having come for Antigua it was really interesting to see this Edificio de Correos Central as I... read more

Reviewed March 22, 2018
DavidMay1945
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Montrose, United Kingdom
Amazing architecture

While Guatemala no longer has a functioning mail system that is ran out of here it is still known... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2017
franciscomorales
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United States
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Mar 22, 2018
“Iconic and looks superb”
Oct 27, 2017
“Another site in Zone 1”
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The cantaloupe-colored post office is one of the loveliest buildings in the city.
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7 Av. 12-11, Guatemala City, Guatemala
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Reviewed March 22, 2018

Having come for Antigua it was really interesting to see this Edificio de Correos Central as I believe that the original was just along from the hotel we stayed in the world heritage site. The building look stunning and great for pictures.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed October 27, 2017

It's an artist's dream and worth a look as is everything along 7 av in zone 1. We got a hotel nearby here so could walk daily.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Alayla S
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

While Guatemala no longer has a functioning mail system that is ran out of here it is still known as the central mail station. The architecture of this building is beautiful. There are tours of this place but we did not go. Just seeing the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank franciscomorales
Reviewed April 23, 2017

We were walking along the street and came across this awesome looking building. The architecture is amazing.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank KayleeShepheard
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this hidden treasure while out on a walk from the bus station to our hostal. It is well preserved/ restored and a sight worth seeing

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank dan3048
Reviewed January 30, 2017

Very well restored and vibrant area of downtown Guatemala. There are ongoing classes for adults and children.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 2fortunate
Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

We came across this building by chance while exploring Guatemala City. It stands out from all surrounding buildings as it is so well maintained and is beautiful to look at. We did not go inside (I'm not sure if that is possible). We just admired...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Emmaemc
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Definitely worth a look as this building straddles the street below with an imposing arch. Great photo op.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed July 26, 2016

This is a beautiful building built at the beginning of 1900. The Municipality runs an art school in it and I am not very sure that there are guided tours in it, or if a visitor may go inside just to see. They have a...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank lucreciaerazo
Reviewed June 20, 2016

It's a nice place to visit and see, the issue it's the surroundings which are not very traveler friendly

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Zaira M
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