እኛን ለማግኘት

እኛን ለማግኘት https://amharasemaetate.gov.et/location/

On the east bank of the Blue Nile close to the road bridge at the junction of Adewa Rd and Route 3.

HOW TO GET THERE.
Incorporate the Monument in a private city tour with a guide and mini-bus.

MONUMENT COMPLEX ELEMENTS

* Extensive shady gardens containing a multitude of sculptures.
** 100m long cascade (most impressive when the water is turned on)
*** outdoor exhibition of 1980s military hardware
**** museum – largely photographic of the civil war against the Derg from the Amhara region’s point of view.
***** refreshment bar & restrooms
****** the tiered monument topped by the 40m tall ‘spire’.

ENTRANCE
All bags are searched by the guards.

TICKET FEE
One ticket (20 birr) enables access to all elements of the monument. Visitors intending to see the museum need to hang on to the tickets, because no ticket at the door of the museum means no entrance.

The martyr’s memorial monument was built near Blue Nile River at Keble eleven of Bahir Dar city and it was constructed by the contribution from party and military members, as well as supporters with the view to transfer the history of ANDM to the next generation and continuing on as exemplary for development, peace, democracy and good governance.

It was built for the scarification and endurance of the bitter struggle of the people of the region of AMHARA as of other nations, nationalities and peoples of Ethiopia for peace and building democratic system, since the arm struggle against fascist DERG has reached the most decisive historic epoch where the monument of martyrs is immortal witness. It is believed that recalling the martyrs of the struggle, committed sons of the people and basis for existing peace and democracy has a higher value

The mission of the institution –preserving the natural and artificial beauty of the monument in the way it reflect the finger prints (ashara) and role of ANDM for peace, democracy and good governance thereby ensuring the benefit of the people of the region of AMHARA by playing pertinent role in poverty eradication endeavors.

Objective –to administer and care the monument and other properties it,

  • To create conducive condition for customers to get better service;
  • To plan, direct and execute the protection, development and usage of the monument, the museum and other services.
  • To undertake study and research activities based on its mission and objective.
  • To promote the monument and the museum to make it one of a tourist attracting site.
  • To reserve and display different materials that was used during the struggle.

Symbolic and abstract meaning of the monument and sculpture