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Museums

Addis Ababa National Museum

  • National Museums of Ethiopia
  • Email: nationalmuseum@ethionet.et

Entoto museum

North of town are the Entoto Mountains, the site of Menelik’s former capital. There’s a terrific but windy panoramic view of Addis Ababa below. Near the summit is the octagonal Entoto Maryam Church, which hosted Menelik’s coronation. A small museum can also be found here

Addis Ababa Ethnological Museum/A.A.U

The Ethnological Museum of the Institute of Ethiopian Studies (IES) is located within the main Sidist Kilo campus of the Addis Ababa University (AAU) , and is one of the well organised museums in the country. It was established in 1955 (Eth Cal) ‘ upon the idea of preserving the nation’s heritage, conduct research and education as well as assist the teaching-learning process at the AAU’.

Market Place

THE BIGGEST OPEN AIR MARKET IN AFRICA - MERKATO

Addis Merkato (Amharic: መርካቶ for "New Market", popularly just Merkato, from the Italian for "market") is the name for the large open-air marketplace in theAddis Ketema district of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and for the neighborhood in which it is located.

Merkato is the largest open air market in Africa, covering several square miles and employing an estimated 13,000 people in 7,100 business entities. The primary merchandise passing through the Merkato is locally-grown agricultural products

Cultural Gift Shops

shromeda

located in American Embassy Entoto road

“Most Ethiopians will come here for their traditional wear,” says Schulze. “The designs are beautiful but it’s not always the best craftsmanship so look closely before you buy.”

where hundreds of vendors line the busy Entoto road and sell netela and habesha kemis — traditional shawls and dresses from central and northern Ethiopia, most often made from shemma, a cotton cloth which is handwoven in long strips and sewn together, with a decorative border.

Post Office Cultural Gift Shops

post office caltural shops is located in Addis Abeba around behrawe tiater or national tiater

in this post office cultural place we found difreent types of caltural antiquities

Cultural Entertainment

Yod Abyssinia

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Bole Medhaniyalem Area, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Lucy Lounge & Restaurant

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: St George St | Arada Sub City, Next to National Museum, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

2000 Habesha Cultural Restaurant

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Bole, K 03/05, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Night Clubs

Club -H2O

Address

  • Address - Chichiniya, Yolly Building
  • City - Addis Ababa

Club Illusion

Address

  • Kirkos
  • Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Historical Places

Holy Trinity Cathedral (Kidist Selassie Cathedral)

Holy Trinity Cathedral, known in Amharic as Kidist Selassie, is the highest ranking Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo cathedral in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It is the second most important place of worship in Ethiopia, after the Church of Our Lady Mary of Zion in Axum.

Address

  • Cathedral Parish Council Office

St George's Cathedral

St George's Cathedral was founded by the great Emperor Menelik to commemorate his 1896 victory over the invading Italian army. A relic of St George was carried into battle by the Ethiopians and the emperor built the cathedral to pay tribute to the saint that ensured his victory.

Address

Address: Fitawrari Gebeyehu St, Piazza