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Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park

High St., Accra, Ghana
+233 23 367 1610
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A small museum dedicated to the country's founding father.
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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High St., Accra, Ghana
+233 23 367 1610
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Worth the quick visit and it is fairly cheap… GHC10 is the admission fee. When we arrived the building where the newer museum would be was under construction. I think that new building will elevate the park’s experience and legacy of Nkrumah.

Thank betsey_MIA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Muséum 20 pictures on the wall... Maybe an important place here. But for a europeen foreigner.... Doesnt need more 100 caracters as tripadvisor is asking for

1  Thank Alaska06JLP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here because it is the top rated site I.n The city. The museum is under renovation, so only a few things are on display at the temporary area. I took that into account for the rating or I would have given it lower....More

Thank shaun r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kwame Nkrumah was such a significant figure in Ghanaian history that it is fitting to have a memorial park, fittingly situated in the park where independence was declared n 1957. The mausoleum is built in what looks like marble and a simple but dignified design....More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kwame Nykrumah is honored as the father of Ghanaian independence. The attached museum traces his history with pictures, documents and artifacts. While we were there, we had the great fortune of meeting his daughter Samia, who is now a political leader.

Thank tomnL8761MY
Reviewed 5 September 2017

It was good to visit this memorial. There was cool wind blowing. and the atmosphere was calm and serene.

Thank Hammad H
Reviewed 3 September 2017

It's worth taking an hour to wander around the gardens and look around the small museum. Very interesting to learn about the recent history of Ghana's independence and a reasonable admission fee. Just beware of the proprietors of stalls at the adjacent craft market pestering...More

Thank SheppeyTraveller
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Everyone should visit the legendary Kwame Nykrumah Museum. Grand and informative it teaches about Ghana's dynamic and still very political system and history. Fantastic :)

Thank Geralidine S
Reviewed 28 August 2017

A nice place to vspend an afternoon. The water fountains are quiete picturesque. And the the water fountains are a beautiful site. But its not free as one would expect of a public park. If you are a foreigner,you will be required to pay 10...More

Thank fab716
Reviewed 23 August 2017

A definite must go. The tour guides are so knowledgeable. The history is helpful in understanding the people. Highly recommend.

Thank bntzmimi
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Nazeemah S
2 August 2017|
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Response from Shea199601 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we had a great time viewing the statues, the museum and beautiful grounds. enjoy
23 October 2016|
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Response from Gholdy | Reviewed this property |
It's was 3 cedis for Ghanaian adults. I don't remember the price for Non Ghanaian adults but I think Oyesola might be right.
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18 June 2016|
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Response from Kofi A | Reviewed this property |
its a symbol ushering in a new era of freedom from European colonialism