Roswell, New Mexico: R2D2 Post Office Box

This mail box turned box-office-smash robot is a 2007 remnant of the rollout for Star Wars 30th anniversary stamps. Hundreds of R2D2 drop boxes were deployed; a few may linger. It seems appropriate that one survivor is in Roswell.

Roswell Visitor Center

912 N. Main St., Roswell, NM
Roswell Visitor Center. On the west side of N. Main St./US Hwy 285 just south of 10th St.
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R2D2 mail box.

Post Office Drop Box Painted Like R2D2

Not able to find work since the Star Wars movie franchise, R2D2 has a job outside the Roswell Visitor Center.

[Irwin & Victorina, 03/29/2013]

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