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Central Post Office

At the top of Dong Khoi St opposite Notre Dame Cathedral, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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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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Reviewed yesterday

Was worth dropping in here to send some postcards, lovely old building inside and out to admire and close to the catherdral.

Thank Bur78
Reviewed yesterday

I wondered why a post office was on the list of highlights. It is a georgious building with some fantastic artwork located in amongst other tourist attractions and well worth a free visit. I got my local sim with 100 min and 2GB for $10...More

Thank Matt1972SnowLover
Reviewed yesterday

An enormous, beautifully designed building, in which the post does work nowadays, too. It also shows phone cabins, as it someday used to be, which were quite interesting.

Thank gheorghe_costel
Reviewed yesterday

This is one of those buildings you just need to stop by and walk in, not a big time commitment but worth seeing and getting a picture...it is in an area with a lot of other things to see in walking distance. Prices of the...More

Thank Jonathan N
Reviewed yesterday

This post office is where all our Military soldiers received their mail from family, girlfriends, and friends. it was picked up by different bases and then delivered to our soldiers when they would get back into camp

Thank marywahl2017
Reviewed yesterday

Attractive French colonial building with many souvenir shops and the mandatory huge portrait of Ho Chi Minh

Thank Peter T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Historic building that is still working as a post office, worth a quick pit stop if you are passing!

Thank LFatHW
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Quaint and interesting are the best ways to describe this attraction. The architecture is outstanding the displays inside are curious. You will not need more than 30 minutes to visit and explore this attraction and a good way to fill in time if you wish.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 2 days ago

An old building designed by Eiffel that is very French and still operates as a Post Office. The maps and murals on the walls are interesting

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 2 days ago

To See the Post Office and experience the Old Fashioned building is a wakeup for our sore brain which have seen so much of the NEW construction in HCMC that we are getting more and more addicted to NEW and tend to forget the Good...More

Thank Anthon A
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Nichola A
is the post office open on Saturdays?
17 March 2017|
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Response from adamus700 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is
Chris L
Hey : I have a package STUCK in YOU POST OFFICE !!! Yes it is :Prepared to Dispatch ...... BACK to me. Since August of this YEAR !!!!!!! So is the book empty ??? the contents removed ??? There were gifts to a child graduating Junior High... IF they are stolen I will be ashamed , for the Post Office in Vietnam. WHERE IS THE BOX ???? Tracking Number IS : CX127678725US Do the Vietnamese still hate Americans so much that a gift to a child is lost ? A Vietnamese child. YES ..... Gift . I NEED to find out WHERE this box is. I have waited since early August . THERE IS NO EXCUSE FOR THIS FAILURE BY THE POSTAL SERVICE . None ~ Chris M. Loomis
16 October 2015|
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Response from Susan K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can't help. I just visited the post office, I don't work there. Good luck!
Dear Central post office Are you open today February 19) & if so what hours are you open? And Is the souvenir shop open? Many thanks
18 February 2015|
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Response from Maresaq | Reviewed this property |
We were there during the day so I'm not sure what times they open and close. There is a shop. Enjoy your holiday - its an amazing place.