The World List of Tangibles of Tourist Attraction
The Obelisk of Axum is a 4th-century AD, 24-meter-tall (79-feet) granite stele/obelisk, weighing 160 tonnes, in the city of Axum in Ethiopia. It is ornamented with two false doors at the base and features decorations resembling windows on all sides. The obelisk ends in a semi-circular top part, which used to be enclosed by metal frames.
Location: Axum, Ethiopia.
The year of entering to the World List of Tourist Attractions: 2018