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after going through what all those poor salaves suffered that church seemed like an appology from... read more

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A church built on the site of a slave market

Interesting exhibits on the history of the slave trade in East Africa and church built by... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Giovanna F
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Mkunazini, Zanzibar, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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Reviewed yesterday

This is full of the slavery history that was happening in Zanzibar and the rest of Africa. The church was built as a reminder and healing of the people

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This church is between both mosque and slave market in stone town. So, it is a good combination of religions beside to one of the biggest history that human beings encounter.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Christ Church Cathedral was a part of our half day tour of Stone City. It's very important to recognise and maintain the history and this Anglican Cathedral is a great example of the dark past of the Zanzibar. This Cathedral is a part of Zanzibar's...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

after going through what all those poor salaves suffered that church seemed like an appology from westeners.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Christ Church Cathedral in Zanzibar is the main parish located at a place called Mkunazini. It is built on the site of the former slave market to commemorate the end of slavery with the altar built at the slave whipping spot. Bishop Edward Steere...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2018

Interesting exhibits on the history of the slave trade in East Africa and church built by abolitionist Britons over the site of the slave market. Beautiful.

Thank Giovanna F
Reviewed 29 July 2018

A really moving experience. Was a real eye opener visiting the church & learning more of the history surrounding the church.

Thank jeromekoeries
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Very interesting tour of this cathedral and the nearby slave quarters. Plenty to read up about if you don't have a guide. Make sure to see the Swedish sculpture of slaves.

Thank B N
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Beautiful design and its history. This church has a part for Zanzibar history because the construction of the cathedral was in fact intended to celebrate the end of slavery. Must visit place... Also, you can found Jojoba Tree in front of the church and try...More

Thank Hanna P
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Group had a guided tour and hearing the history behind specific aspects of the church added immensely to the experience.

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