* The National Museum: exhibits numerous relics and archeological findings from prehistoric times to modern day. The skeleton of the early hominid "Lucy" which is 3.5 million years old and the fossil Ramadis - Ramadis Kabala. (5.8 million years old) are very historic.
* The ethnological museum: it was part of the late Emperor Haileselassie's former palace. It now houses an interesting overview of Ethiopian crafts, culture and art. The art section contains an extensive collection of well displayed classical, religious, icons and artefacts as well as more recent paintings.
* Mt. Entoto and St. Mary museum: it provides a panoramic view of Addis Ababa, the Awash and Blue Nile river catchment areas. Entoto Mariam church and its museum and St. Raguel's church, are all of great historical values.
* The Selassie cathedral: the best cathedral in Addis Ababa. It is also the burial ground of the late Emperor Haileselassie.
* Statues and monuments.
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