We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Freedom Park Lagos

Old Prison Ground Broad Street, Lagos 550104, Nigeria
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Historical

A lovely place in the middle of the hustle and bustle. A great place to hang out with friends and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PinkAngel25
,
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
The food at the Grill Station is really nice

One of Lagos' hidden gems I believe....there's plenty to do here....live music, shows, food and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LancasterTee
,
Lagos, Nigeria
via mobile
Read all 159 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good53%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“live music” (14 reviews)
“broad street” (7 reviews)
“every month” (6 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 11:00 - 23:00
LOCATION
Old Prison Ground Broad Street, Lagos 550104, Nigeria
CONTACT
Website
Write a Review
Reviews (159)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely place in the middle of the hustle and bustle. A great place to hang out with friends and enjoy some food, drink and music. There are some historic landmarks scattered around in the park as it used to be prisons. Unfortunately the museum...More

Thank PinkAngel25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of Lagos' hidden gems I believe....there's plenty to do here....live music, shows, food and once you have good company....even better. I especially liked the food at the barbecue joint, the Grill Station...ribs....just right! Fish and chips....yummy!

Thank LancasterTee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Freedom Park is Lagos's mini Soho. It's the place to be hangout for the intellectual "rebels" with a creative side. A potpourri of activities, different tastes in music and entertainment, it's situated in a historic landmark, the Broad Street prisons, a colonial relic with significance...More

Thank Purrples
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Lots of trip hazards in the dark as it is poorly lit and many steps in awkward places on the paths. Bars and restaurants are poor ( one restaurant was empty of furniture and equipment) and the stage area is small and tucked away. I...More

1  Thank LezGoLezGo
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Nice Park with very conducive atmosphere for moderate gatherings,plays,and shopping if you chose to.The Park is very safe

Thank toyino746
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Freedom park comes with a unique mix of things to do. I go there quite often, usually when I've been able to free up some money. Money, though not too expensive is required to enjoy your visit to this place. You must try the Big...More

Thank KoyeKingfisher
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Really chilled space if you're just looking to hang with your friends over bottles😂. Used to be our hangout spot every Friday. They also had the pull of Afropolitan vibes but that has been moved to another location.

Thank Deola D
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We have been to Freedom Park on a few occasions and would recommend it to anyone visiting Lagos. You can go at any time but if there isn't an event on then there isn't too much to see, but it is still a peaceful place...More

Thank Kat S
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

It was a pleasant surprise to find the oasis of peace right in the middle of the CBD-Central Business District, of Lagos. I had heard of it previously, but was not expecting it to be so peaceful; perhaps it is because there is a gate...More

Thank Jydeoo
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Small view into the old style prison, see at least once. The real attraction for me is the third Friday of every month (check website for Afropolitan Vibes) it is a music concert which is a fun Friday evening.

Thank TimmoW16
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Tarragon
21 reviews
2.86 km away
Crust & Cream
45 reviews
2.99 km away
Lagos Jet Ski Riders The Club
6 reviews
1.93 km away
Hans and Rene
77 reviews
2.65 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Cathedral Church of Christ
30 reviews
.74 km away
Mega Plaza Century 21 Mall
25 reviews
.47 km away
The Muson Centre
9 reviews
.55 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
sogbanmu d
26 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from foluke2016 | Reviewed this property |
It is not advisable. There is not really green grass to sit on, and not that many tables available and the tables are usually taken by those consuming food and beverages from the restaurants.
0
Votes
Mrteeyy
20 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Oreoluwa A | Reviewed this property |
Well, I guess it closes around midnight. You can visit any day. It's best if you go in the evening. Ask for when Afropolitan Vibes is holding. You won't regret going. Make sure you try the palm wine and Suya. It's really... More
2
Votes
Prince A
5 September 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Tamsin F | Reviewed this property |
Freedom Park on Broad Street was open 10 days ago and I saw no signs that it was going to close.
1
Vote