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Entoto Maryam Church

North Shewa, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 96 914 1800
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North Shewa, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 96 914 1800
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this church is of historical significance, but it looks like they are not encouraging visitors. when i went there , i couldnt get in. the church is open only on sundays . so if you are visiting on any other day, better avoid this place

Thank ernakulamtraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A big hitorical orthodox church has a big court and old building with a big terrace that the pop stands there and tell his lecture. It also has shrine people vitit it. Creastians their cover their heads with a white cover (scarf).

Thank hatematalla
Reviewed 26 July 2017

People who live around this church were not helpful. It was not possible to see inside. There was no restroom facility.

Thank Seeker777
Reviewed 30 June 2017

It was a fascinating pleasure to arrive at this church during the atmosphere of a religious celebration, to see the local community and the hear the gathered crowd´s ululations in response to the priest´s sermon. We could not enter, and didn´t go into the museum,...More

1  Thank Travelboffin
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Due to flight back to Brazil I had to stay 2 1/2 days in Addis Abeba! One day would be enough! The is a goos visit to hello spend to the time!!!

Thank adibfarid
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Atop Entoto is this Church. The first thing you'll notice is the bright colors of the Church. Go inside and see the holy site and check out the view from behind.

Thank ut_jd
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This church which is dedicated to St. Mary is not accessible except to the 7 holy priests that maintain a pure life style. From the outside the building is not inspiring, and although it is considered extremely holy to the Ethiopian Christian community, if you...More

1  Thank Procaccia
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I think it has some sentimental value to the country. Though couldn't firgure out where or which one was the old palace.

Thank Veudin
Reviewed 8 May 2017

we drove up the hill to see the church, palace and the area, but in the end we did not go in because the entrance fees for foreigners are very high (200 birr). I could not believe that this could be worth it (we were...More

Thank zsebibabak
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is one of the best places in Addis Ababa for mind relaxation. especially for those who wanted quite place for relaxation.

Thank roberb2005
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