[Skip to Content]Privacy Policy
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 251-966-216-849
Reservations
  • Book Now
A Several renowned artists designed the mosaics and paintings visitors see today. One of those is Afewerk Tekle, an Ethiopian artist famous for his stained glass work and paintings.
A In 1917, the Empress Zewditu was crowned here. She was the first female African head of state to be recognized internationally. In 1930, Emperor Haile Selassie took over Zewditu's throne upon her death, and was also crowned in the Cathedral. He had been her regent and appointed heir.