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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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+84(08)829-6862
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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 look quick visit inside the building for sale postcards telephone atms functioning letter
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice building with beautiful structure. Well kept. Sovenier shop inside and saw a currency exchange there. Good for photo taking.

Thank rogerdevadas
Reviewed yesterday

Apart from the architecture not much here to see. don't understand the fascination, The outside and the is a good example of French colonial architecture, the inside shows the map of Vietnam & a large portrait of the man himself.

Thank RichardW994
Reviewed yesterday

This is a wonderful example of French architecture and still sells stamps among a variety of other tourist gifts in the main hall. Very popular as a tour bus stop so expect it to be crowded most pf the day. Worth a short stop to...More

Thank 1kramer2
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This french designed building is a beautiful reminder of how parts of this place must have looked under French occupation.

Thank O8032GUhelent
Reviewed yesterday

A really interesting place to visit. Well designed and well maintained interior and exterior have. it is still a post office along with lots of stalls selling gifts. It is though still an impressive building.

Thank Maureen B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Just a curiosity visit inside, was surprised to find it was a living breathing business with many local customers milling about. High fans overhead kept the public area quite cool helped by the 2 or 3 story height of the main business area. The restored...More

Thank donmountford
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived nearly closing time so we only saw and appreciated the inside architecture of the building.

Thank notsooldtraveller18
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Central post office is nothing special unless you like looking at architecture. it's not worth making a special trip but if you are walking by stop and have a look.

Thank Culture794497
Reviewed 2 days ago

Apart from the huge photo of Uncle Ho, the post office is very reminiscent of Melbourne when I was a child. It brought back a flood of memories. I posted a letter and the staff were really helpful. The number of people visiting was astonishing-bus...More

Thank Robyn M
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a tourist hot spot, so be prepared for huge crowds, however, still worth a look to appreciate a prime example of french colonial architecture, the inside has grand proportions, all in all nice piccies to be had.

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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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Nichola A
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