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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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Hours Today: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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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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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is so beautiful and it is still operating as a post office to the local people. You can send postcards to your friends and family around the world as well and there are few souvenirs being sold here for reasonable price. However get...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I love the facade of this building. It makes one feel the past is never far away. The building is also a post office and a lot more. I find it interesting that they have a lot of shops and even a money changer inside...More

Thank Quakie
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A traveller should visit Central Post Office an old building with a huge wall clock on the entrance.When you visit it you get to see many shops selling gift items too.

Thank Trek01774482794
Reviewed yesterday

It's just a nice place to visit and walk around. The church is close by so they go hand in hand. Some panhandlers peddling wares but it's to be expected. It's a pretty neat building if you're into classicals.

Thank DillyDally07
Reviewed 2 days ago

Just come here when I have a short walking trip around Sai Gon. I love the achitecture here, same with some old train station in Europe. Beautiful, Highly recommend you to visit this place.

Thank KennyyyC
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful building. Easy visit, and architecturally interesting. Just walk in and a pretty quick walk about for us. You can mail a postcard from here and there is souvenir available. Just across from the cathedral. so an easy two for one visit.

Thank yyesiamtrish2
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's a large old post office you can post things here. However it has a number of gift shops in it for buying souvenirs

Thank 773ggf
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

No first trip to Saigon is complete without a quick stop to see the Notre Dame Cathedral. And right next door is the Post Office, designed and built during the French era here. Very interesting architecture inside and outside. And right next door to the...More

Thank mahatma101
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful building which is still a functioning post office. There is no charge to visit and worth the visit to chat with the last public notary. An 88 year old man who speaks fluent Vietnamese, French and English and still works writing letters for people....More

Thank JaneJ2115
Reviewed 3 days ago

My friend that works in Vietnam, went to the Post Office a while back. I couldn't wait to see it for myself. Beautiful interior, and it is still a working Post Office. People were sitting inside writing postcards to send from this special place.

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Kelly H
January 7, 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
May 26, 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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