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National Postal Museum, Washington DC

The Smithsonian's own philatelist Shangri-La has one of the world's largest collections of rare stamps, as well as exhibitions of how mail has been delivered throughout history, and other ways that the mail shapes culture..

The Smithsonian's own philatelist Shangri-La has one of the world's largest collections of rare stamps, as well as exhibitions of how mail has been delivered throughout history, and other ways that the mail shapes culture.


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About National Postal Museum

 2 Massachusetts Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002, USA

 +1 202-633-5555

 postalmuseum.si.edu

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