Kensington Post Office

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419 McDonald Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11218

Contact Numbers

Phone: 718-436-0164
Fax: 718-437-2676
TTY: 877-889-2457
Toll-Free: 1-800-Ask-USPS® (275-8777)

Retail Hours







Lobby Hours
PO Box Access Available

Monday 6:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday 6:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday 6:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday 6:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 6:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 6:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday Closed

Last Collection Times

Monday 5:00pm
Tuesday 5:00pm
Wednesday 5:00pm
Thursday 5:00pm
Friday 5:00pm
Saturday 1:00pm
Sunday Closed

*This facility does not process US Passports applications or renewals. Check nearby locations below.

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  • Duck Stamps
  • General Delivery
  • Money Orders (Domestic)
  • Money Orders (Inquiry)
  • Money Orders (International)
  • Pickup Accountable Mail
  • Pickup Hold Mail
  • PO Box Online

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0.7 mile away

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0.7 mile away

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0.7 mile away

Midwood
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0.9 mile away

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I sent a gift to a friend at P.O box P.O box 180322 Brooklyn, Kings County, NY 11218-9997, And the gift was returned. TWICE! What the hell is going on there? Your manager needs to take a serious consideration into changing routines and/or maybe some staffers. The arrival of the gift should have been notified to the reciever, within good time frame (at least a couple days or a week before being returned to sender) How can I get in touch with your manager?
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Sunday I was going to the Post Office to drop off a package, I seen a Postal Truck and ask him if he could take it for me and he said Yes. I been checking on line to track it with the tracking # and it's telling me you haven't got it. Can you please look into it for me. The tracking # is 9461 5096 9993 8905 4601 30 The driver told me I probable be able to track it Sunday night or Monday.
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I have lived in Brooklyn all of my 48 years of life except for the past 4 1/2 years that I've lived in Florida when I came back for my father's funeral and went to this post office to pick up a package that I had shipped here from my husband in Florida. It was the rudest service i have ever received in my life! The woman at the window was on her cell phone talking socially and when she asked me for my id and I showed her my florida license she yelled at me for not giving her a New York i.d. and wouldn't let me explain why I was picking up a package here in New York. She continually yelled at me and slapped her hand on the table and called the supervisor to the front which was actually a relief. Talk about nasty!!!!! What a horrible experience! Rude people! I wish I remembered to video her. What a terrible experience.
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Why does no one ever answer this phone? I've tried calling many different times, and no one ever picks up. Is it the wrong number?
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I ordered one small box.From foreign country shipment came during 3-4 day. During next 4 days I could not get my parcel.I visit to post office they could'nt find it. Terrible and awfull service.
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Omg!!! an hour I've been calling this post office to make an appointment and no answer at all. What is going on.... come on people. Such a disaster at this post office.
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I've lived in NYC for 39 years and this is the WORST Post Office I have ever had to deal with. They are nasty, slow, the self-service machine is always broken, and I REALLY don't trust them to send (or receive) anything important. There's often a line almost out the door, and one window open- or 2 if you're lucky. If you're wondering why the USPS is in trouble- it's because people would rather pay more for a private courier like UPS, then deal with the attitude and incompetence at their local Post Office.
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