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Address: Aratkilo area | Addis, Addis Ababa 123, Ethiopia
Phone Number: 0919829515
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it was nice to visit this church and have a glimpse of the past history of addis Ababa and see the thrones that the Emperor and his wife sat in when they attended the service.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Orlando, Florida
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of my favorite sites I visited while in Addis. Beautiful church with a tremendous amount of history associated with it. Haile Selassie and his wife tomb is inside the church along with tombs of important figures in Ethiopian government and history surrounding the church. Behind the church, nestled in a small building is a museum which has beautiful, impressive... More 

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Ethiopia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

it was nice to visit this church and have a glimpse of the past history of addis Ababa and see the thrones that the Emperor and his wife sat in when they attended the service.

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Los Angeles
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! Had an amazing time frolicking around this church and learning about Ethiopian history and culture. Was there for hours... Fascinating!

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it quite old and unique Architecture. the entrance fee is fair and the people were very friendly. the inside is also amazing

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The silence place when the town is noisy…trees gives you a gospel song…the place simply marvels.Come and see then you believe me...

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Shire, Ethiopia
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The church is like most churches, but the former Emperors palaces are of notable interest and well worth the visit to Entoto.

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San Francisco
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

In addition to the tombs of the Emperor and his Queen, there's a lso an excellent museum. One of AA's must-sees.

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

This is also a must see in Addis. Great view of the cathedral from the outside and inside. Well built and carefully maintained. Theres a small entrance fee but its well worth it..

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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Very nice church. The grave og emperor Haile Selassie is located here. Nice little museum as well. A bit pricy.

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Whippany, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Worth a stop at this beautiful church surrounded by burial grounds including some very interesting tombs.

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