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Small but insightful visit to the Wukro Archaelogical Museum

This small German-funded museum is a must-see if you are interested in the history of Tigray and of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GiorgisLehmann
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Berlin, Germany
What a surprise - a high quality faclity

I really enjoyed this visit. The museum is small but very well presented. What is unusual is the... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
KhalidA697
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Edmonton, Canada
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1 week ago
“Small but insightful visit to the Wukro Archaelogical Museum”
1 Oct 2017
“What a surprise - a high quality faclity”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This small German-funded museum is a must-see if you are interested in the history of Tigray and of northern Ethiopia as a whole. It does not only contain the power plant of Wukro which was damaged during an air raid in the late 1980s and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GiorgisLehmann
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I really enjoyed this visit. The museum is small but very well presented. What is unusual is the focus on pre-Axomite civilization (also pre-Christianity). The artefacts are beautiful and amazingly intact. Worth a visit if you are in the Mekele area.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

I was thinking that I would visit a small museum like any other in the area but something was absolutely different. I found hundreds of things, artifacts, and archaeological findings, so pure, original and intact. This museum is a "must-go" especially for those that love...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Samuel A
Reviewed 3 May 2016

One would not expect to find such an interesting museum as this in Wukro. There are a lot of interesting archeological artefacts and detailed written descriptions of the work and the archeology of the area. I would strongly recommend a visit to the museum if...More

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank CarlosPeter
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

This is a new museum and we were amongst its first visitors, although everything was already covered in a thick layer of dust, including the toilets which had no water in them! The museum is a German-funded project and has some of the features you...More

Date of experience: February 2016
3  Thank 596andreaw
Reviewed 28 November 2015

This museum opened in October 2015 and shows the artefacts from 3 archeological excavations nearby. It also has a huge diesel generator which the local people bought to provide electricity. It is a lovely building with a very proud and well informed staff, the manager...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank anne0c
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