St. Mariam Cathedral, Massawa

#4 of 6 in Historic Sites in Massawa
Located in the eastern part of the city, St. Mariam Cathedral represents a simple, yet grand religious site. As you approach, you’ll see the lively, colorful murals on both sides of the entrance, depicting the Virgin Mary and baby Jesus accompanied by angels. The whole building displays a blue-white color combination, with a stone mosaic covering the lower parts of the walls, contributing to the warm and welcoming atmosphere inside. Outside the cathedral, you can see a memorial to the casualties of the country's civil war. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Massawa using our trip planner.
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