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Black mail box is gone

the famous Black mailbox is no longer there. It only has a pile of rock and someone spay and green... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
飛 卓
It is what it is!

You visit the area you have to come here- it's expected. The clues in the name but don't expect to... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 weeks ago
“Black mail box is gone”
19 Aug 2017
“It is what it is!”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the famous Black mailbox is no longer there. It only has a pile of rock and someone spay and green alien head on it.

Thank 飛 卓
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Even if the mailbox still existed, it is just a mailbox. When we went there is just a pile of junk where it was located. If you made it this far, go to the gate of Area 51.

Thank ThreeWiseMen1998
Reviewed 22 April 2018

I was a bit disappointed before actually taking the trip because I read that this mailbox was now gone. To my surprise, an AWESOME person put a new, actually black, mailbox. It was pretty cool to be able to experience this site. We opened the...More

Thank crystalh2011
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

“Someone” places a new black mailbox where the old one once stood. I have NO IDEA who did it, but it’s cool and it’s New and it’s there... hopefully no one messes it up... To include the land owner... keep the fun alive!

2  Thank Brandon B
Reviewed 14 March 2018

One more tourist site lost to idiots who don't understand the concept of keeping their hands off of private property. The mailbox was a functioning component of a working ranch that people chose to repeatedly break in to, over a dozen times locks were destroyed...More

Thank Steven P
Reviewed 24 January 2018

My husband and I drove the ET highway and had to stop at the "black mailbox". We saw 2 separate "shrines" set up (in 2 separate locations) and both were trash piles. Really people, why do the few have to ruin the experience for the...More

1  Thank VaAlleyCat
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I knew the mailbox wasn't there when I planned the trip, but it was still cool to see. It was kind of junky, though; it seems other alien hobbyists aren't that clean. The surrounding area was breathtakingly beautiful. Not worth a stop if you're not...More

1  Thank bluebird0404
Reviewed 9 November 2017

although the original is no longer here..a shrine has been set up and someone has put a plastic black mailbox there instead..still good though and good to read what messages for the aliens people have left there !!!

Thank rockstar32
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

You visit the area you have to come here- it's expected. The clues in the name but don't expect to see too much.

Thank PettyKnowes
Reviewed 18 June 2017

IT was just a bunch of garbage on the ground with a shrine and alien outlined with rocks. Fun to be there, and a beautiful landscape. But we wouldn't' go back.

1  Thank HeavilyMeditated
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