Places

Munyonyo Martyrs’ Shrine is compromised of 3 (three) different catholic places of worship located in Munyonyo naighbourhood of Kampala City approximately 35km south-west from Namugongo Shrine. Additional Chapel of the martyr Mukasa Musa located at Munyonyo (Mulungu landing site) is under jurisdiction of Anglican ‘Church of Uganda’

 

1. Uganda Martyrs Church with martyrdom spot and tomb (Chapel) of St. Andrew Kaggwa located at Munyonyo next to new over bridge on Entebbe-Expressway.

a) Uganda Martyrs Church
b) Martyrdom spot of St. Andrew
c) Tomb of St. Andrew Kaggwa
d) Starting point of the journey of Uganda Martyrs to Namugongo
e) Shrine shop and canteen
e) Shrine and Parish offices
f) Franciscan Friary (www.greyfriars.ug) (Fathers residence)
g) Historical Muwafu tree
h) Support facilities (toilets and parkings)

 

2. St. Denis Ssebugwawo Martyrdom Chapel located on Pope Francis road (300m before Church)

a) open air Chapel prepared to host up to 100 Christians, ready for group “day” retreats.
b) St. Denis Ssebugwawo Martyrdom Spot
c) Support facilities (toilets with parking for two cars only)

 

3. St. Ponsiano Church located on Salaama road at Kyamula (Takka-Junge)

a) Sub-Parish Church
b) St. Ponsiano Ngondwe Martyrdom Spot
c) St. Ponsiano Primary School (under UPE)