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Reviewed July 9, 2019

I love the history and tradition associated with the ancient kingdom of Axum. The Queen of Sheba Palace is an essential piece of that.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 3, 2019

No idea if Queen Sheba was here, but worth a look - won't take long and more excavations are on their way.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

At first, I thought that this was a small pile of stones, however, after I walked inside of it I realized that this would be a mighty big palace even by more modern standards. I recommend that you take a look for yourself, and try...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank C L
Reviewed June 16, 2019

Definitely some old ruins but the ruins of THE queen of Sheba? Well, I highly doubt that. Saba, Yemen is the more likely spot of Sheba, so say archaeologists, but even so, these are the supposed ruins of an Axumite noble from about the 4th...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank EdK_IL
Reviewed May 5, 2019

We weren't able to get a lot of information about this site (even though we had a guide) which limits understanding. But it is the Queen of Sheba's Palace and she is pretty important in the history of Ethiopia so worth a visit for that...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank LibbyW516
Reviewed April 18, 2019

We went to what is supposed to be the ruins of the castle of the Queen of Sheba. There is a platform from which visitors could view the ruins. Restoration work was going on within the structure. In the grounds is a lovely Euphorbia tree.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

I don't think that this palace is particularly unique and your imagination will be required. That being said - if you have a good guide the past does come alive here.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank InTheMomentManhattan
Reviewed February 15, 2019

We were a bit dissapointed to be told most of what remains is a reconstruction however it is quite interesting as a sight. We were there vertually on our own one afternoon so it was abit special.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KevanEastYorkshire
Reviewed February 13, 2019

If you don't have an intelligent guide who can tell those stories, then you're wasting your time to go here. The picture on this web page shows everything there is to see.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 559arthuru
Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

The ruins are not bad but definitely take a guided tour for full effect. It's alleged that the palace dates are much later than the Queen of Sheba but it's possible that her actual palace could be underneath. The ruins are in ok repair and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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