See the effect of Italian colonialism in Africa at Liberation Avenue. A mix of Italian-influenced architectural styles fill the street, making it one of the most beautiful in Africa. Find Italian Rationalism, Furutism, and Novecento architecture created by Italian colonialists filling the area. The colony's impression doesn't end there; typically Italian meals, such as pizza and pasta, have almost become national dishes here. Find important buildings located along the street, including the old governor's palace located at the street's west end, and the old opera house to the east. Plan to see Liberation Avenue and other attractions that appeal to you using our Asmara day trip app .
Liberation Avenue Reviews
E' un luogo di preghiera, di meditazione. Venendo in Eritrea mi corre l'obbligo di entrare in questa Chiesa, partecipare alla S.Messa (leggendo le Sacre Scritture), ricevere la Comunione. Ritorno indi... more »It is a place of prayer, meditation. Coming to Eritrea I must enter into this church, attend the Holy Mass (reading Scriptures), receive communion. Return back in time to when I was a kid and my mom took me to pray together (1953................ 1963). The meeting with the brothers is always nice. See Kindergartners, their beauty, the joy in their simple games ... ...
Io non ho trovato questa strada sulla mia mappa della città, per cui ritengo si tratti comunque della via principale di Asmara - Harnet Avenue - su cui affacciano alcuni dei monumenti più significativ... more »I have not found this road on my map of the city, so I believe that this is still the main street of Asmara-Harnet Avenue-surrounded by some of the most important monuments of the city: Catholic Cathedral, theatre and cinema impero, asmara others. Quiet place to stroll and stopping for a drink in the many clubs that surround it.
Places to stay near Liberation Avenue
Plan your trip to Asmara
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
View all >
Hidden gems in Asmara
Side trips from Asmara
Nearby attractions in Asmara
Historic Sites in Asmara
Museums in Asmara
Plans to Liberation Avenue by other users
5 days in Mek'ele & Eritrea BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Eritrea & Ethiopia BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Eritrea & Ethiopia BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 21 days in Eritrea BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in Eritrea BY A USER FROM ISRAEL March, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 40 days in Africa BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA February, popular sights PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium