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This is the home, library and final resting place of American-born crusader for social justice, William Edward Burghardt DuBois.
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Outside of Accra, Accra, Ghana
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+233 30 277 6502
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 24 April 2011

I visited the DuBois Center during my last full day in Accra. It is a bit tricky to find and took my driver a few passes around the Cantonments before we saw the sign from the road. I visited on a Saturday morning around 10:00...More

6  Thank midway42
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 24 March 2014

I studied the W.E.B. Dubois in my African-American History course in college so I was pretty excited to go view his center. However the Center is a bit run down, it's disappointing. It does have key articles/items for his life which is interesting to view,...More

3  Thank Michael M
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The museum was filled with many things du Bois. He wrote many books and two rooms are filled with books. There are also photographs and a sculpture of him. The guide was very informative.

Thank Polly O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make sure you add this to your list of things to do. The museum which was his home is full of memorabilia of his need to promote better conditions for Black people and his belief in Pan Africanism. You will see a record of the...More

Thank debsmillen66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One the highlights of my trip to Ghana. It had the opportunity to discuss for quite some time about pan-africanism with the lady who works there. It was one of the best conversation I had during my trip. Needless to say that Dr. Dubois was...More

Thank Annie D
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Talk about sponsorship! You have a new conference hall.You have a big yard for open air programs.A good management and a little funding would help.

Thank IsaacQ49
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Don't you dare leave Ghana without visiting this very beautiful and historic place! Rich with history! You'll be glad you did. Trust me.

Thank haglertime
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Overall this attraction was pretty underwhelming. The house itself is well preserved and there are some artifacts from mr Dubois’s lifetime. The tour guide tried her best to capture the essence of his life and time in Ghana. Personally I don’t believe that this centre...More

Thank Zubair P
Reviewed 4 August 2018

The W. E. B. DuBois Center is a wonderful tribute to a great man. As you tour the museum, you will definitely get a sense of the importance of education to DuBois. The center has some wonderful artifacts that enlighten us about his life and...More

Thank ofdaleys
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Great history about an important man who changed America, Ghana and the world. This is really worth seeing, and as an American I found it amazing that he was being so celebrated in this way in Ghana because of his Pan-Africanism. It was very special...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

I have research Dubois and much of his philosophy has found a place in my dissertation. Coming to center was a peaceful reminder on all of his accolades. For the price of 7 Cedis you can have guided tour. What I really loved was sitting...More

2  Thank Councilof9
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

My friend and I visited the center and had a wonderful experience. We were able to handle a book that was written and used by Mr. Du Bois himself. His resting place is on site, as well as the home he lived in. Patience, our...More

1  Thank pskewUSA
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