Edificio de Correos Central, Guatemala City

Once the central post office of the Guatemala, Edificio de Correos Central remains a cultural institution in the heart of the city. Built in the 19th century, it sits as a classic example of colonial architecture. Arches, which are prominent throughout the building, both support the structure and act as a styling cue. Find an abundance of arch shaped windows as well as a central bridge connecting two buildings, which is held up by an arch. The building houses art and musical classes as well as one of the best symphony orchestras in the country. Arrange your visit to Edificio de Correos Central and discover more family-friendly attractions in Guatemala City using our Guatemala City road trip app .
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  • Having come for Antigua it was really interesting to see this Edificio de Correos Central as I believe that the original was just along from the hotel we stayed in the world heritage site. The buildin...  more »
  • Although my visit has been to find a service and I did not receive it, I admire the architecture and internal forms dating period maybe classic, very nice
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  • A unique building in guatemala city which is worth visiting, its architecture makes a reference building
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