Communication House/Central Post Office

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The Communication House was built in 1934 on the place, where two merchant mansions were situated. The author of the project was the Moscow architect Konstantin Solomonov.

Thanks to the automatic phone station for 10,000 numbers in 1934 connection emerged in the biggest organizations in Sverdlovsk and the houses of the city, which were located in the city centre. The building as other historical monuments of avant-garde architecture, is characterized with strict lines, ribbon glass windows, ascetism.

Today in the Communication House the Central Post Office is located, while nearby there is the zero kilometre – the point of reference, which shows the distance from Ekaterinburg to other cities. For the visitors during the day the first two floors are available, you can send a postcard or a parcel.