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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 2 days ago

The building is beatiful inside and out. But still function as a Postal Office, is like going to the Grand Central in NYC to see a landmark but is not much else to do. Is worth the visit, since is very close to other major...More

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go there on sunday. The building is open for visitors but no business. The most attractive thing is the metal work done by a foundry in Florence (Firenze). The counters and the stairs are really something to see. Impressive art work.

Thank Michel L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Operating post offices today don't look like this one. At a glance you are taken back in time to when attention to detail matters. Though you're not allowed to ride them unless you have business in the building, in the lobby, you can see the...More

Thank P T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the most beautiful buildings in Mexico City. The architecture compares to any of the beautiful buildings in Europe. Must see.

Thank Vivianniet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The architecture is beautiful. For structure of over 100 years old, it holds up very well and is still in operation. The museum is a nice and quick stop if you're in the area.

Thank Hormoz Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The city's main working postal building is a marvel of design and structure for the turn of the 20th century. Beautiful use of brass and marble and flying staircases thru open space. Quite a marvel to view and photograph

Thank sharem57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is definitely a must do. Still being used today as the mail centre. Good time to buy your post cards and sent them home. The interior is unbelievable. Take your camera!

Thank Min4647
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Of all the beautiful buildings in Mexico City this has to be one of the most spectacular. The architectural style stands out, The beauty is Evident from every corner of this building. This is a true must-see structure.

Thank Howard L
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is a beautiful building which is still working for the Post Office and on one side has the different kind of machinery used back in the late 1800 and early 1900.

Thank PSztain
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Just popped our heads in for a quick look one evening. It is a really amazing building, so beautiful and detailed. Would have liked to have had a better look round but didn't have the time.

Thank Angel57
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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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