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Central Post Office

At the top of Dong Khoi St opposite Notre Dame Cathedral, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84(08)829-6862
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This post office also houses a useful office center with phones and fax lines.
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At the top of Dong Khoi St opposite Notre Dame Cathedral, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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+84(08)829-6862
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"beautiful building"
in 791 reviews
"souvenir shops"
in 387 reviews
"notre dame cathedral"
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"old building"
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"buy stamps"
in 137 reviews
"french architecture"
in 259 reviews
"nice architecture"
in 187 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 476 reviews
"quick look"
in 120 reviews
"inside the building"
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"postcards"
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"telephone"
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"atms"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited the Old Post office as part of our tour. Detailed building which still functions as post office. There are souvenir shops on each side at the front that we were told by our guide are good fixed prices if you wanted souvenirs. Worth...More

Thank Pav75
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Reviewed yesterday

If you like your architecture you'll love this building, I wish we could have spent more time but was a whistle stop city tour stop. Seek it out

Thank PlaneMad
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Still an active post office in a grand building with plenty of history. There is a feeling of wow as you walk in and see the size of the internal space. They have old wooden booths on either side where phone calls would have taken...More

Thank Colin_777-300
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It’s a nice building to visit when in Ho Chi Minh City , has loads of souvenir shops inside and you can post a postcard to your family from there .

Thank LaMichaela2018
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Reviewed yesterday

Very pretty building with all the original decor inside. Worth a short visit. Right opposite the Notre Dame square.

Thank Suzysooz1
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A quaint building of historic significance. You can still complete all your postal needs from a fully operable post office

Thank paulgzed
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Authentic architecture in a part of Saigon that has been rebuilt in modern style. Lots of high end shopping in this area. For example Diamond Plaza.

Thank Laverne M B
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved seeing the old phone booths made into atm :) Great place to shop for little sourvenirs at fixed prices.

Thank shemmas
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We got to me the elderly gentleman that worked here his whole life, and after retirement shows up here to help other people with their letters. The stories about this building, as told by our tour guide, were actually more interesting than the building itself....More

Thank Susan R
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was amazing to see the heritage Post Office in operation where you could send postcards etc from.

Thank atul r
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Kelly H
7 January 2018|
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Response from millwall_fan | Reviewed this property |
I remember those banks of phones in Post Offices across Europe, back in the day! Not needed now in the Mobile Phone generation! Great to see they haven't removed them - a great colonial experience until you look up at Uncle... More
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Devyani B
27 May 2017|
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Response from Cascading | Reviewed this property |
This is the information I found. Opening hours Sunday 8AM–6PM Monday 7AM–7PM Tuesday. 7AM-7PM Wednesday 7AM–7PM Thursday (Children's Day) 7AM–7PM Hours might differ Friday 7AM–7PM Saturday 7AM–6PM
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