One of the must see place in Ethiopia is the National Museum. The history the paintings and above all what I have seen at the basement is truly outstanding and perfecto, I highly recommend this place it is worth spending a time..
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The main attraction here is obviously Lucy. It was cool to see her (recreated/cast) skeleton, along with many other early hominid fossils. I really enjoyed that floor, which had fossils of both hominids and animals. The information was available in English. The other two floors...More
The museum gave a great look into the evolution of human history. The most interesting area for me was the bottom floor with all the skeletons from the past 7 million years. The museum could use a renovation and some more security but overall a...More
Small but wonderful collection of natural and cultural artefacts. Starts with natural history of Ethiopia and evolution of man, with skulls of extinct animals and skeletons of human ancestors. Then upper floors have cultural artefacts from across Ethiopia and a range of paintings. Information provided...More
I went to the museum to learn the history of Ethiopia, but the museum is basically a random collection of items. There is no story. The paleontology exhibit is definitely better, but the modern history exhibit is not worthy of a country such an interesting...More