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Address: High St., Accra, Ghana
Phone Number: +233 23 367 1610
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A small museum dedicated to the country's founding father.

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I have been to this park 3 times with friends. If you're really interested in knowing more about the first president of Ghana, you should be here to learn some great Ghaian... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
April N
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was disappointed after finally making it to this mausoleum. I bet it's seen no major renovation since it was opened. Entrance on the side not really clear to the visitor. Even the entry receipts are dated....still in old Ghana cedis. The courtyard looks poorly maintained. The musuem itself looks well kept. The pools around are crying for cleaning. There... More 

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Singapore
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A national hero, left abandoned. Sorry to say, but a poorly maintained memorial to a great man. A couple of nice statues outside, including the headless statue vandalised in a riot, with the later recovered head alongside on a separate plinth. Would be extremely poignant if it did not fit in perfectly with the general state of maintenance. Don't go... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to the site and payed a ticket. I toured the place and was escorted. The escort gave me a brief history of the the memorial park and the works of Kwame Nkrumah. I was amazed and wished Kwame Nkrumah lived to witness his dreams.

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Thank Amadou J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park is a must see! Dr. Nkrumah was the founding father of independence of Ghana. He is buried here with his wife. The historical centre was particularly interesting as it is a collection of many photos of Dr. Nkrumah with other world leaders. Loved this very much, thank you.

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Thank damiand10
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to this park 3 times with friends. If you're really interested in knowing more about the first president of Ghana, you should be here to learn some great Ghaian history. It cosist of the Museum and the Mausoleum.

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Thank April N
Brooklyn, New York, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visitors get up close and personal with artifacts from Pres. Kwame Nkrumah. In addition to his burial grounds, there are a ton of other cool pieces from his life in service.

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Thank Danielle K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A highlight of the trip to see and learn more about the great Dr Nkruma, a special place for the leader and where he performed his inaugural speech when made president of Ghana. Really informative and lovely gifts at the end to commemorate the day. Would suggest putting lights in the park to light it up at night when not... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is not the kind of place you come to be wowed but I feel like it is a very important part of a visit to Ghana and unearthing it's history. We stopped here atfer a shopping trip and it was well worth the visit.

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Thank Shards M
Philadelphia, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tour guide was informative and the tour was very thorough. We even got a chance purchase some cool items from the gift shop.

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Thank luv2eat08
Philadelhia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great national monument to visit. Kwame Nkrumah was indeed a great leader and this museum truly captures why he is an important part of Ghanian history.

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