Post Office

Did people often write letters in the 1840s? How much did a stamp cost?  How was the post delivered? Find out by visiting the Post Office. 

This replica Post Office is part of a three-building complex that includes the John Taylor home and the Print Shop. The Post Office also houses a mercantile shop. 

 

 

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Location

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Latitude: 40.544716 Longitude: -91.391737 Elevation: 547 ft
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Hours Open

May to September: Mon-Sat, 9am- 6pm; Sun, 12pm-5pm // Other Months: Mon-Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun, 12pm-5pm

Time Period Represented

1840's

Seasons Open

all

Visitor Fees

Free

Accessibility Notes

http://www.historicnauvoo.net/disability-access

Pet Friendly Notes

Since this restored building is an historical museum with irreplaceable artifacts, pets may not be brought inside.  We appreciate your understanding. Service dogs are allowed.

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