Central Post Office

8 / 10

5 expert reviews

“If you need to send a letter, the city's central post office combines the functional with the aesthetic.”

– Michelin Guide

Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"Right across the way from Notre Dame Cathedral, Ho Chi Minh City's striking French post office is a period classic, designed by Gustave Eiffel and built between 1886 and 1891." Full review
Fodor's Fodor's
"Be sure to go inside to check out the huge map of old Indochina in this classic French colonial building, designed by French architect Gustave Eiffel (of Eiffel Tower fame) and completed in 1891." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"This grand edifice is a glorious example of the French-colonial architecture that dots the city’s landscape." Full review
Atlas Obscura Atlas Obscura
"This French colonial post office is arguably the grandest in all of Southeast Asia. " Full review