The Mausoleum of Menelik II, Addis Ababa

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See the resting place of a great Ethiopian emperor at The Mausoleum of Menelik II, which also holds his wife and daughters, as well as other notable figures from the country's past. Menelik II is credited with introducing modernization to the country with trains, electricity, telephone, and more. Today, the mausoleum serves as a church, but you can visit the crypt to see the white marble tombs, paintings, and other artifacts evoking the life of the late ruler. See The Mausoleum of Menelik II and all Addis Ababa has to offer by arranging your trip with our Addis Ababa trip itinerary planner.
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  • Been there a number of times to see the great history of Ethiopia. Many great leaders are buried there. Recently I attended the funeral of late President Girma Woldegiorgis, a great tribute to a great...  more »
  • I don't see this mausoleum as something beautiful, absolutely not, but it's a piece of the mosaic city of addis
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