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Address: Calle Tacuba 1, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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Beautiful staircases and great postal office!

We visited Palacio Postal after Bellas Artes on 1/11/2017. The building and its staircases were beautiful. It is free to enter.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited Palacio Postal after Bellas Artes on 1/11/2017. The building and its staircases were beautiful. It is free to enter.

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Ivrea, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful, historical buildings, worth a visit inside, still in use. You can take pictures only of some parts of it. Free entrance. Close to Zocalo

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in to buy some stamps and was awed at how beautiful the interior was. Gorgeous staircase. By far the stateliest post office I've ever visited.

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Globetrotter
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a few minutes here...Areas beyond the staircase are off-limits to general public...The shot from the top looking at the employees n customers was cool...They had a huge Christmas tree when we visited...Photo op there...Can't guarantee the same when you visit...:) Worth stopping by for a few minutes if you are in the area...

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice building for a working post office. Everyone mentions the central staircase, which is very nice.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not much to do but worth a photo. It is outside palacio de arts. We looked inside and saw people at work. Then moved along.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It doesn't take long to see this, but it's quite amazing. A bit of Paris in Mexico City, and it's still a working post office.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I started to skip this building because who builds a post office that is worth anything beyond mailing a letter. Answer - the Mexicans. This is an absolutely beautiful building. It is in Centro Historico, so not out of the way and will worth a visit. It only takes a few minutes to see it, so it won't take much... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time I'm downtown I fall into this georgeous building. It is the statement of excess but provides a lovely break from the busy streets. Worth a look around and it's free.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The post office which is still in use today is worth a visit. The interior architecture is pretty impressive. There's also a free exhibition you can visit inside.

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