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Independence Monument

Nile Avenue, Kampala, Uganda
+256 779 589692
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Nile Avenue, Kampala, Uganda
+256 779 589692
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This monument stood out to us a kids and was quite "metaphorical" in its representation of Independence. Now it seems lost in the traffic and roundabout chaos, and perhaps is a bit mundane. Not a Must See in Kampala but something to look at if...More

Thank worldpilgrim2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You need a guide to appreciate this historical Ugandan Independence monument in the center of Kampala City, otherwise you will certainly miss out on its beauty and its story. Close to Sheraton Hotel and gardens. worth a site visit or stopover for a few photos.

Thank Ayo78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I passed by the Uganda independence monument when heading to the Uganda mesuem, this monument is a true historic masterpiece, there are however no people to explain the symbolic meaning of the child being carried

Thank Avery M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Near main road below Sheraton hotel. It a one stop spot in the middle of Kampala. A historical story is told to bring meaning to the monument.

Thank Jodephar
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Worthwhile seeing and being with a guide allowed us to get a better understanding of the Ugandan history..

Thank brg68mga
Reviewed 23 May 2017

One of the few surviving monuments in Kampala reminder of the Ugandan Independence from Great Britain

Thank mukalazi
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is located in the center of Kampala. Though, people quite often see this near to the roundabout, there is another Independence monument located nearly one Km away from this place. Good to see both.

Thank jthatparan j
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Not worth a special visit but interesting if you are passing. It is just a monument on a busy roundabout.

Thank Shane-Sally M
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The statue was built alongside the road an justifies that Uganda is an independent country and its good for leisure activities

Thank SamuelSamsisma
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The Independence Monument is a symbol of Ugandan history and cultural heritage. It is a big towering concrete structure in Independence Squire behind the wall of Sheraton Hotel on the junction of Speke Road and Nile Avenue in Central Business District of Kampala. It is...More

1  Thank Tassaduqhussain51
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