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Obala Kulina Bana 8, Sarajevo 71101, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

I love this building. The architecture is phenomenal. Being inside is something special. I did not take a tour but rather just stopped in on my own to check it out.

Thank esmlati
Reviewed 20 July 2018

The building is built during the Austrian-Hungarian period. The hall of the post office is very nice. Most off it still in art-deco style. E.g. the lamps and ticket booths. Free to go in and look around. Interesting.

Thank Hans P
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

While we walked to Ferhadija Pedestrian Street from Courtyard by Marriott, we walked past Central Post Office. Nice Architecture. In fact, Sarajevo has many beautiful architectures. City hall is another beauty.

Thank Jedai79
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Stunning architecture and restoration work. Proceed to gate 17 or 18 to purchase postcards for 1 KM each. Stamps to Canada were 1,50 KM each.

Thank fancytravelreviews
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This, after all, provincial post building was technologically and architecturally more advanced than famous Otto Wagner's Postsparkasse (Postal Savings Building) in Vienna!!! Opened in 1913, was one more work of the famous Czech architect Josip Vancas. Destroyed by the Serb barbarians in war 1992-95, it...More

Thank 424tarikd
Reviewed 10 September 2017

The central post office is located in a grand building. The high doors lead to a foyer which opens into a square where you find the postal services. There is a large three-sided area of 'cages' offering various service options, as well as the assorted...More

Thank Les2010
Reviewed 20 November 2016

this building was completely destroyed during the bosnian war with craots, with the precision of Croatian architect Josip Vancaš the building was rebuilt exactly as it was before the destruction. Amazing art work showing the precision and minute work of the architect !!!!

2  Thank AniketS247
Reviewed 31 October 2016

one of the nicest austro-hungarian buildings in town and you can visit for free (different from the rebuilt town hall). Look at the ceiling and at the still conserved wooden barriers dividing the different sections from the public.

Thank Claudia-M K
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Built and opened at the beginning of the last century, it was very damaged during the war in May, 1992 as a strategic building in the city. The process of restoration work took a couple of years and was finished in 2001 by architect Ferhat...More

1  Thank Anesa S
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

I popped in and was pleasantly surprised how easy it was to get post card stamps. There is a little store that sells all sorts of post cards and accessories. Worth a quick visit.

2  Thank dougieinc
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