Correos de Costa Rica, San Jose

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Built in 1917 and still used on a daily basis Correos de Costa Rica houses the national post office, tourism office, and Philatelic museum. The structure was designed by a foreign architect and showcases an eclectic mix of styles, with the nation’s coat of arms displayed on the central facade. Inside, it contains items of historical significance, such as old telegraphic equipment and the first Costa Rican stamps, which date back to 1863. Plan to visit Correos de Costa Rica and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended San Jose attractions using our San Jose trip itinerary maker app .
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  • September 29, 2017
    There are too many is a very large building is the post office, to the frame. A medieval appearance was extraordinary.
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  • August 29, 2017
    It is a historical building very nice architecture. This pretty well preserved. From the outside, if it is open, you can see part of the interior.
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  • August 23, 2017
    If you like architecture, is one of the cute old buildings of San José, take a coffee break front and enjoy watching the passers-by, while you admire the building.
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  • June 21, 2017
    It has a beautiful neo-Renaissance architectural design dating from the beginning of 1900, considered a national jewel
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  • March 5, 2017
    An exquisite architecture, is a beautiful building and a good point of reference.
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  • June 14, 2017
    It is a very economical and secure the Government postal service.
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  • February 21, 2017
    Beautiful historic building, although the lack of open boxes means that rows can be very long.
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  • February 12, 2017
    Very nice historical building but sometimes doing the row was last much attending
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