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Behind Mt. Zion, this monastery was beautiful

You will be surprised by the quality of preservation of religious fresco and paintings contained... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2016
martinae94
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San Salvador
Interesting contrast

This church is part of the complex made of the New Church of St.Mary of Zion , the Chapel of the... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2016
belleretraite
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Montreal, Canada
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21 May 2016
“Behind Mt. Zion, this monastery was beautiful”
24 Jan 2016
“Interesting contrast”
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Behind St Mary of Zion Church, Axum, Ethiopia
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Reviewed May 21, 2016

You will be surprised by the quality of preservation of religious fresco and paintings contained inside. The deacon gave an excellent presentation of all the saints of the Ethiopian Church. Take your time to explore every corner of the church, it will be rewarding.

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Reviewed January 24, 2016

This church is part of the complex made of the New Church of St.Mary of Zion , the Chapel of the Tablet and the Museum between them . It is of a totally different style than the New Church and it is much older ....More

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Reviewed October 23, 2015

The ‘Four Beasts’ Church, named after the writers of the Biblical Gospels, was rebuilt in the 1950s and is worth a look for the wonderful murals (most modern, but a few old) covering nearly every inch of the interior. The saints and angels on the...More

Thank Finot Tour Ethi... E
Reviewed December 1, 2013

This entrance to this church is behind St Mary's. Same entrance ticket. We were enchanted. Lovely place. Lovely murals as well. We very much liked!

Thank Tanja S
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