Reno’s Ramshackle Post Office Gets Makeover

The old post office in Reno, Nevada recently underwent an interesting interior makeover and I’m sharing the stunning transformation on my blog today. Read on to find the incredible before and after pictures, and learn more about this iconic landmark rooted in downtown Reno.




The inside:



New features include opening the third floor of the building, restoring the high-ceilings and adding a skylight on the first floor.

New windows have been added to the upper floors to bring in more natural light and also provide a beautiful view of the Truckee River:


There’s tons of new shops including the fancy yet ultra comfortable West Elm.

After taking a tour of their beautiful home decor items, you may work up an appetite ~ which can easily be satisfied by heading down The Basement, where you will be welcomed by a comfy coffee shop and other tasty little eateries to tempt you.



If you’re craving chocolates, don’t forget to stop by Sugar Love, a local chocolate shop that’s sure to satisfy your sweet tooth.

While you’re wandering around The Basement, you will find a wall dedicated to spotlighting the history of the post office – starting from its humble beginnings and how it transformed throughout the years. Check out some photos I snapped:

If you haven’t already, I definitely recommend you visit the new Post Office in Reno located at 50 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89501. Have you visited  already? Let me know what you think in the comments below!

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