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Address: Aratkilo area | Addis, Addis Ababa 123, Ethiopia
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+251 91 982 9515
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Beautiful quiet place in the big city

Beautiful church, just off the main road but quiet and peaceful to walk around. No smoking anywhere on the grounds (we were told!). Unable to go inside, due to an event but lovely... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful church, just off the main road but quiet and peaceful to walk around. No smoking anywhere on the grounds (we were told!). Unable to go inside, due to an event but lovely architecture and easy to get to.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice historical place to visit. Worth a visit if you have time...may be skipped if you don't have time. Most churches have similar themes and messeges

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Miami, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are looking so see something in Addis this should be at the end of your list. Holy Trinity is an average cathedral and there is no particular reason to visit it.

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Thank SashaMiami
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This church is not always open and it is unclear about pricing. Read up on it first as limited knowledge and English with guides

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Thank hilaryba
New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walk by the side of this Church and then enter to see the lord eye to eye and open your heart to the God Almighty...beware of the kids outside who shall escort you...they are pickpockets gangs and you wont even notice, when your mobile, passport and of course the money is taken

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Thank VAggarwal1977
London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Many impressive and important graves as well as the Cathedral itself, which is lavishly decorated with religious and historical themes. This lies at the heart of the Ethiopian national identity.

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Thank RLewis_12
Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016

It has no sweeping curve in it. Its square and plain bordering in my view on the ugly. Just the heaviness of the Germanic monumental style with none of the Bavarian or Tyrol beauty. The stained windows are good modern replica of true old windows but not exceptional. The Royal tombs are tucked away in a gated side area, very... More 

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Thank Chrisbeeoxford
Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

This cathedral is home to the tombs of Haile Selassie and Empress Menen, as well as their seats and some memorabilia. The grounds are beautiful and surrounded by foliage and a cemetary. This is definitely a can't-miss attraction!

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Thank lemonsqueezi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

Amazing paintings and stained glasses are present in the church, with a nice serene area, with a small museum attached

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

The older and the actual church is smaller and located next to the museum.The Holy Trinity Cathedral is a nice piece of architecture.The entry fee for foreign tourists is 100Birr (Approx 5 US Dollars)

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