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Fort Metal Cross

Off Harbour Road, Dixcove, Ghana
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Historical and deeply touching

Spent the afternoon visiting the fort with business colleagues. We had a guided tour of the place... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
Amma F
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Worth a visit!

This fort which has been restored is really stunning. From the top you can get a beautiful overview... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2016
Nouss B
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23 Jul 2016
“Historical and deeply touching”
15 Feb 2016
“Worth a visit!”
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Off Harbour Road, Dixcove, Ghana
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Spent the afternoon visiting the fort with business colleagues. We had a guided tour of the place and were deeply touched. They have managed to preserve many of the articles used during the slave trade so you still have a sense of what took place...More

Thank Amma F
Reviewed 15 February 2016

This fort which has been restored is really stunning. From the top you can get a beautiful overview on the village of Dixcove. Perfect for pictures!

Thank Nouss B
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Drove over from Busua Beach. Fortunately we had a 4x4 vehicle - you couldn't do it otherwise. Met at the fort by a charming old guide who gave us a great introduction before passing us over to a younger chap for the main tour. Really...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 9 July 2015

So, we were actually trying to get to Busua Beach but we missed the turn and drove right into the fishing village of Dixcove only to see a beautiful castle on the cliff overlooking the water. So, figured we'd check it out. So we parked,...More

Thank Outkast42
Reviewed 24 April 2014

I confirm every thing in the first review but have to add a sad note...a very genuine english guy leased this fort from the monuments and museum board and made a very large investement including the new visitor chalets. Sadly ,this being Ghana they are...More

1  Thank turbofarmer
Reviewed 4 April 2012

Fort Metal Cross is a former Dutch/British fort at Dixcove, on the Western Region coast in Ghana. Unlike many of the forts in Ghana, of which I have seen 95% of them, Fort Metal Cross has been very well restored, with fresh whitewash and stonework....More

2  Thank PietroMorrizio
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