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Palacio Postal

Calle Tacuba 1, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
+52 5 5102999
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Calle Tacuba 1, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
Alameda
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much interesting history in this very building. And it's still an active post office to begin with. I would recommend!

2  Thank Nas S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our free walking tour guide took us here and it is an amazing structure and sight to see. It is also a stunning example of the extravagant spending of dictator Porfirio Díaz. You walk in for free as it still is a post office.

Thank Martijn710
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building does not look amazing outside but the decoration, structures, floors, and facilities are amazing inside the building and we are surprised to see it is still used as a post office. That itself is amazing.

Thank texan910
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a 'stop' to wander around the foyer of this gem - wonderful craftsmanship & architectural design.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Post Office is directly across from Bellas Artes, so take some time to pop in. Fabulous Art Deco architecture inside. Wander around admiring this beautiful old building. We were there during Day of the Dead, so were able to view the altar, which is...More

Thank suechef
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

There are so many amazing buildings in Mexico City that after 30 years of annual / or semi annual trips to DF I had not visited the postal building. Just a walk around the lobby and if available ride the glass elevator ( similar to...More

Thank MyrellaCt_USA
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We stopped in here on our walking tour (Mexico a Pie) and it's a beautiful old building. It's definitely worth a quick stop in while you're in the historic district.

Thank skreshtool
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is the first post office in North America and is truly palatial. My wife and I wandered around inside for a good hour admiring the marble, brass, paintings and even the floor. We went in to mail some post cards. Every teller had a...More

1  Thank dennis d
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Palacio Postal or Correo Mayor, is a golden jewel inside Mexico´s Historic Center , the Post Office Palace is one of the most brilliant examples of the eclectic architecture of the early 20th century in the city. It is located just in fornt of the...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Very nicely designed interior for a post office, probably the BEST looking interior I have ever seen!

Thank Cary L
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Alameda
This beautiful park was once the playground for the
wealthiest families in the colonial era, and is now
the perfect place where locals and visitors can spend
a sunny weekend afternoon to relax or shop for
souvenirs at the market. Kids can run around or grab a
bite of cotton candy while teens and adults wander
around admiring the charming gardens and the
sculptures that adorn it. Once the heat rises, it may
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C0untY0urBlessings
23 November 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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Maria A
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