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Address: Calle Tacuba 1, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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Oh my God

Stunning staircase. Must see! Poke your head in! Extremely ornate. One of the most incredible sights in Mexico City.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stunning staircase. Must see! Poke your head in! Extremely ornate. One of the most incredible sights in Mexico City.

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Williamstown, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a quick visit but well worth stopping into. Word has it that the postal system in Mexico City is really sluggish (try sending yourself a postcard), but the architecture is quite beautiful.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The building is spectacular with magnificent staircases, old light fixtures, shining brass railings and all the lovely stone work.

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Thank Arun M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Considering this building operates as a post office, it is the most magnificent I've ever seen. It is a quick and easy stop on your other strolls around the Centro. Feel free to purchase stamps and drop your letters in the "buzon," but don't expect them to arrive promptly. Mine took 5-6 weeks to get from the Palacio Postal to... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A magnificient building and the visit inside the walls is not to be missed, There was an exhibition on the Mexican Revolution when were there and we appreciated it.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful Art Nuevo-ish building. Hard to pinpoint the style, but beautiful. Between the Belle Artes and the National Museum of Art. No entry fee.

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Cuernavaca, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mexico's central post office building, another beautiful example of the french colonial architecture influence on Mexico's Porfiriato era.

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This attraction is along the walk to Bella Artes from the Metropolitan Cathedral. We took a few shots from the street and it was pretty much what we had bargained for - wide angle shots at the historic town center.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This building is beyond what words or pictures portray. If you a photo lover you will spend hours capturing every detail of this magnificent building inside and out. Mexico did a tremendous job in restoring this iconic building. If you are in the historical section of downtime Mexico, this is time well spent ... with NO ADMISSION FEE.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is restricted access to this building but what you see is airy, stylish, beautiful art nouveau.

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