"Ark of the Covenent, Axum" Ethiopia Things to Do Tip by floss1

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This fortressed church is claimed to contain the real Ark of the Covenent, but no one is permitted in to check. The only person allowed to look at it is the priest who apparently never leaves the church (and Indiana Jones). The priest will show you some artifacts - crowns and old manuscripts.

Address: Centre of Axum.
othercontact: The Ark of the Covenent is an im

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  • Written Aug 25, 2002
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