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Mumbai G.P.O, Mumbai

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  • It usually doesn't strike travellers to visit a post office in a city but this one is no ordinary post office. Relatively, well-preserved architecture and they sell special stamps too!  more »
  • This is a good place to send a parcel to the UK from. Other post offices in Mumbai I tried could not cope with it as in the admin. Opposite the entrance are several tailors as you need to wrap your pa...  more »
  • The first “Post Shoppe” of Maharashtra Circle was inaugurated at Mumbai General Post Office on 05th February, 2016 by Shri A.K. Dash, Chief Postmaster General, Maharashtra Circle. Apart from various s...  more »
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  • Heritage building. Very beautiful. Speed post facility available till 8:00 pm
  • This place is postal services offering building. The bulding itself is very beautiful. The building is built in Gothic style. This place is most of the time crowded. Its just beside the CST hence accessible.
  • Wow...Postal service in a Heritage structure... office of the Chief Post Master General for Maharashtra and Goa... average service... philately section for the stamp collectors... photogenic place...
  • The General Post Office, Mumbai, is the central post office of the city of Mumbai,India. The post-office handles most of the city's inbound and outbound mail and parcels. Situated in the vicinity of Victoria Terminus, this outstanding structure is a paradigm ofIndo-Saracenic architecture. The general post office is modelled on the Gol Gumbaz in Bijapur, Karnataka. It was designed by British architect John Begg, a consultant architect to the British government. Begg designed the structure in 1902, and construction began on 1 September 1904. It was completed on 13 March 1913 at a cost of ₨ 1,809,000. Black basalt, with a dressing of yellow Kurla stone and white stones from Dhrangdra are the predominant materials used.[1] The building has an area of 120,000 square feet (11,000 m²) and replaced the currentCentral Telegraph Office at Flora Fountain as the new GPO. The chief feature of the architecture of this building is an ethereal central hall which rises up to the great dome
  • Most important post of office of Mumbai. The building structure is also old.

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