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Central Post Office

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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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All reviews beautiful building souvenir shops notre dame cathedral old building buy stamps french architecture nice architecture worth a visit quick visit quick look inside the building for sale postcards telephone atms functioning letter
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Reviewed today via mobile

It is a great place for architecture lover, love the upper design of the building. It has only one counter for selling stamp and other counter for parcel. Others would be souvenir, bought a post cards for 5000 dong per pc which is a standard...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kattyvoon
Reviewed today via mobile

This well preserved peace of history still functions today as a post office come market with many different shop stalls throughout. Popular with the tourists it is worth a check out. The building alone is impressive and stylish in its colonial splendour.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nonapama
Reviewed today

what a pity they don't build post offices like this any more! Go for a look round, well worth it. There are a couple of shopping opportunities in here as well, and marvel at the décor.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ScotlandWeelass
Reviewed today via mobile

This was by far the longest queu as the rest of the post office functions had multiple desks buying stamps had only one.. this is a very touristic place and yet it has not adjusted. Buy your stamps elsewhere if you can and just come...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MariaTuulikki
Reviewed today

A good place for taking photos and opposite it is the city cathedral! You should walk inside and take a few photos with the arch inside and the roof's bright color looks so good and stands out! It is also a good place to buy...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ChrisChuong
Reviewed today

Not much there but worth a visit whilst passing. Plenty of little shops but it was very warm and the traffic was very busy round it. Looks nice at night.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jane a
Reviewed yesterday

The Central Post Office in Ho Chi Minh city was constructed between 1886 and 1891 and once inside, the looping arches, intricately designed marble floors and antiquated telephone boxes all serve as a reminder of the importance the post office played in days before email...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Fidhaullah786
Reviewed yesterday

We walked to see the Post Office and enjoyed the interior especially seeing where all the old ways of communication were. Obviously a popular place to have photo taken if you are getting married too!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Silvascene
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An amazing piece of architecture...it's still a functioning post office and attracts consistent crowds every day of the year.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RodneyStoneAust
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good example of French architecture. Beautiful building w lots of character. Not much to see but good if you want to mail a postcard from Ho chi min city. Was crowded when we visited in early afternoon

Date of experience: March 2019
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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
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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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