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National Ethiopian Museum

Addis Ababa The Capital City Of Ethiopia

National museum comprises of many archaeological and historical findings, from Ethiopian history, art and culture. The museum is a home of the famous complete female hominid fossil remains of ?Lucy? locally known as Dinknesh meaning ?wonderful?.. Discovered in 1974 in Hadar on the banks of the Awash River, her scientific name is Australopithecus Afarnses, she is dated back to 3.2 million years the most complete hominid yet discovered. .