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Gambia

Visited the arch, was OK lovely view stairs were quite dark and damp as a cleaner was washing them... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2016
paular1246
,
King's Lynn, United Kingdom
via mobile
Quite interesting

Quite a hike up the steps to the top of the arch but a good museum display at the top. Great views... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2016
Ali H
,
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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Banjul, Gambia
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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Visited the arch, was OK lovely view stairs were quite dark and damp as a cleaner was washing them. Not somewhere you would spend a lot of time doing as not a lot at the top just for the view .

Thank paular1246
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Quite a hike up the steps to the top of the arch but a good museum display at the top. Great views of the area great photo stop

Thank Ali H
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is a concrete building. The inside was complete empty. You can climb to the top of the building to have an overview of Banjul. The view isn't great (nothing particular to see in Banjul). Entrance was 50 dalasi or +/- 1 euro. Visit takes...More

Thank Daniel19721972
Reviewed 3 April 2016

not much to say but if you are in Banjul go and see the arch you can climb to the top for a good view

Thank David B
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Built to commemorate the coup on 22/7/94 this huge impressive looking arch is well worth a visit if you are in the area. You can climb the steps to take pictures and you will also get far reaching views when you get to the top.

Thank AnnieBee303
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Great to see this monument newly created in Gambia. We went to see this beautiful arch and building at its slender. The history is very interesting about the revaluation that took place. Lovely restaurant here with goof coffee and food. Parking area also at the...More

Thank Derek B
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Impressive looking arch and a great photo opportunity. Commemorates the revolution and worth an hour of your time if you get the chance

Thank Renoir999
Reviewed 13 February 2016

For many years it was am impressive arch to drive around and photo. Now that you can climb up it is worth it for the views. I have taken great city life photos without hassle.

1  Thank Andy W
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Just as you enter Banjul you have Arch 22 you can climb the steps to the top for great views over the Banjul

Thank nails
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Good observation point, not too exciting. Some juju stuxff exhibited. Some tidiying up would be an ok pastime for the staff...

Thank kattullus
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