New Church of St. Mary of Zion Axum, Ethiopia

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Emperor Haile Selassie founded this new Church of St. Mary of Zion next to the old one. It was completed in 1964. Unlike the original, the new St. Mary of Zion allows entrance to women.

Go Historic ID
248397
Best Known As
New Church of St. Mary of Zion
Full Name
New Church of St. Mary of Zion
Coordinates
14.130307° N, 38.719683° E  (map)
Address
Axum, Ethiopia
Tags
Axum Tigray Region, Ethiopia
Africa continent
Ethiopia Africa
Tigray Region Ethiopia