The Selamta community is very proud of their Ethiopian history. Axum House is named after the city of Axum in northern Ethiopia. In ancient times, the Kingdom of Axum was the most powerful state between the Eastern Roman Empire and Persia. The massive ruins, dating from between the 1st and the 13th century A.D., include monolithic obelisks, royal tombs and the ruins of ancient castles.

Selamta’s Axum house is a lively household. It is likely when you come to visit you will end up dancing and laughing a lot.