Dating from around 300-500 AD, the famous Axum stelae probably predate the arrival of Christianity. Their purpose is almost certainly religious, but the details are not known for certain.
Facts & Stats on Axum Stelae Field
- Go Historic ID
- Axum Stelae FieldAksum Stelae Field
- Heritage Lists
- World Heritage Site #15; 1980
- 14.131967° N, 38.719259° E