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Munyonyo Martyrs' Shrine

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A good place to reflect on one's faith and their relationship with the creator. There is more to... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Gaborone, Botswana
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Nice place with lot of historical information on how Christianity started in Uganda. There are two... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2018
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St. Andrew Kaggwa Rd. | P.o. Box 11603, Munyonyo, Uganda
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Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

A good place to reflect on one's faith and their relationship with the creator. There is more to life than feeling sorry for oneself.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Nice place with lot of historical information on how Christianity started in Uganda. There are two sites. Martyrdom of st Andrea with his tomb and of st. Denis. There is also canteen and souvenir shop.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2017

Unbeknown by many does the world famous Namugongo Martyrs Shrine have a 'cousin' located not far from my lake side residence. I visited a few weeks ago at the spur of the moment and found it worth my time. Some of the Ugandan martyrs are...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed June 14, 2017

It was nice to attend the holy mass on last sunday at Munyonyo Martyrs Shrine, then after a mass I got an opportunity to get the historical explanation about the statue and the tomb of St. Andrew Kaggwa who was killed on 26th May 1886...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Nice historical place where Christ believe he was killed because of his religious and the place was renovated nicely with the old statue

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed September 29, 2016

The shrine one of the martrydome place as "kabaka" Mwanga II on 26 May 1886 took an "oath" to in passing over guillotine to leaders in Royal enclave as St. Andrew Kaggwa, St. Denis Ssebugwawo and Saint Charles Lwanga 1886 and was later canonized by...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed July 6, 2016

Just on a quick day to Speke Resort trip from Muyenga and we thought we would stop by. The church and grounds were under construction, but there was a guide of sorts who brought us into the construction area to see the memorial statue. He...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed November 23, 2015

Place has several places for prayer St. Andrew tomb, St. Denis martyrdom spot and new church which is under contruction.

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed January 14, 2014

Worth visiting. However the Shrine is undeveloped and forgotten. Just Tomb and martyrdom spots of St. Andrew and St. Denis

Date of experience: December 2013
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