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clean and historic place

its one of the main attraction of the city . it has loads of history behind it though u will get to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amit K
touring the historical sites

they have preserved the sites well with guides who know the history well. helps understand the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jackiemwikali3
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

its one of the main attraction of the city . it has loads of history behind it though u will get to know of it only if u have a suitable guide. in may case Solomom was there to help me out.

Thank Amit K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

they have preserved the sites well with guides who know the history well. helps understand the culture well.

Thank jackiemwikali3
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

This place brings memories told by our guide who described the whole killing of the martyrs. A wonderful story for Christians.

Thank donaldmackenzee
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

The refurbished Uganda Martyrs shrine is a must visit in Kampala. the environment is serene for prayer and tourism.

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Amidst the pilgrims manifestation of deep faith and belief, it is difficult to countenace the real horrors that took place here so many years ago. The shrine is a fitting tribute and memorial to these fearless martyrs.

Thank KingCuthbert
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

I visted this shrine in march and it is really worth the visit. I got to learn about the different Uganda martyrs that were killed and the demonstration of the burnt people was amazing to look at. It is a good place to reaffirm your...More

Thank lykken3
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

i was taken aback with the strong motivating stories of the martyrs who did a great scarifies towards the preaching of the religion. Although currently the place has been modernized but the stories are touching and the real

Thank odyekfred5
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Other people might be more impacted by visiting this religious shrine. It IS an important moment in Uganda's history.

Thank LynneinChgo
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Its a good place for religious or holy tours and its a fair journey if t all your coming from La ponye hotel apartments

Thank karungipatricia10
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Our friends in Kampala took us to see this shrine and explained the pilgrimage that takes place here. It was beautiful to walk around this campus area.

Thank henriettagal
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Minnowan
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Pilgrims pay no fees at the shrine. Tourists pay admission of 5,000 Ugandan shillings ($1.50).
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