It remains the official seat of government.
Menelik Palace and Nearby Attractions on Map
Anwar Mosque(2.9 km)
In the Mercato district, which happens to be the largest market in Africa.
Ethiopian National Museum(1.9 km)
Although the museum is unknown to most, the Ethiopian National Museum is a world-class museum; truly a hidden gem! The most famous exhibit is the replica of Lucy, an early hominid, but the museum offers much more.
Addis Ababa Museum(1.4 km)
While the national museum houses artifacts from all over Ethiopia, this museum focuses solely on artifacts and exhibits from Addis Ababa.
St George's Cathedral(2.3 km)
Built in 1896 to commemorate Ethiopia's victory over the Italians.
Addis Ababa Holy Trinity Cathedral(1 km)
It was once the largest Ethiopian Orthodox Cathedral.
National Palace(0.7 km)
Formerly known as the Jubilee Palace built to mark Emperor Haile Selassie's Silver Jubilee in 1955, it is the residence of the President of Ethiopia.
Ethiopian Ethnological Museum(2.9 km)
A fascinating museum with exhibits relating to the history and culture of Ethiopia.
Parliament Building(0.9 km)
Built during the reign of Emperor Haile Selassie, with its clock tower, it continues to serve as the seat of Parliament today.
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