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La Grande Poste d'Alger

Rue Ben M'hidi Larbi, Algiers, Algeria
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Big landmark

You can not miss this landmark. It a massive building in the centre of town. Its an icon but is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
marekmaz
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London, United Kingdom
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Beautiful building

A real land mark of the capital best demonstration of the colonisation period..definitely worth... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ahmed E
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Tunisia
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“post office” (18 reviews)
“old building” (2 reviews)
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Rue Ben M'hidi Larbi, Algiers, Algeria
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You can not miss this landmark. It a massive building in the centre of town. Its an icon but is closed so you can just take a picture from the street.

Thank marekmaz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A real land mark of the capital best demonstration of the colonisation period..definitely worth busting when in Alger

Thank Ahmed E
Reviewed 31 March 2017

It is a big and potentially very nice building but it needs a lot of renovation work to fulfill it's potential. There are no windows in many of the floors and I believe the interior is left open to the elements. It would be nice...More

Thank Jonas W
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The post office was closed when I visited Algiers. Allegedly, it is going to be renovated, however, many people shrugged their shoulders when I asked if the post office would EVER be opened again. They all said, "This is Algeria, who knows?' Do walk around...More

Thank rob2269
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Located in the heart of Algiers' European District, it is the main tourist attraction of the downtown area. Built by the French in 1910, it features massive turrets, keyhole doors, and elegant neo-Moorish fittings (including an opulent mailbox out front) that make is one of...More

Thank CJW913
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Currently a bit dilapidated as a fire caused quite some damage inside, therefore the building is currently not open to the public and it doesn't look like this will change any time soon as I couldn't make out any restoration efforts. Adore the facade, take...More

Thank nothe2le
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Big building in modern Arabic style. It is in city centre. From there you can reach the suk and the casbah.

Thank Ale293758
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Although quite an old building it is well preserved. Nice Piece of architecture. Very helpful staff for posting your mail.

Thank towfik2017
Reviewed 10 December 2016

This very old building is considered one of the best known landmarks in Algiers. Found at the center of the city near the gardens.

Thank ilias21_m
Reviewed 8 December 2016

La Grande Post d'Alger its very old post office. The building consider as old construction and it looks nice.

Thank Mohamed H
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