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Dr. Kwame Nkrumah's Mausoleum

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice memorial to Ghana's first president. We visited by hiring a taxi from our hotel for several hours. There is a museum that has photos from his amazing life. The staff member working there gave us a personal tour and we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lauraintenley
Reviewed 9 November 2018

its amazing that the environment is well maintained. lovely monuments and theres a tour guide around to provide all answers to all enquiries. i got emotional here

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank livypresh
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The Mausoleum itself is a beautiful monument and the park around it is a peaceful area (compared to the crowed city of Accra). Unfortunately, fountains were not working and bodies of water empty. The museum within the park is quite interesting, especially showing how Dr...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

It was interesting to visit this and find out the history, the gardens are nice and the water features and statues as well, museum is also very interesting and the shop has a good selection of things and prices are very good

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mollie4
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Wonderful tribute to Kwame Nkrumah . It is a beautiful mausoleum A short walk within the memorial park will take you there.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank debsmillen66
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I enjoyed strolling the gardens and grounds watching the peacocks. It was a very informative place and I learned a lot about the Pan African movement.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank gasmandc
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

A better partnership with the family could yield better results. When you visit the museum you hope to learn more about Kwame. This requires some thorough research so that he can be better potrayed. I must say this museum leaves you with more questions than...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Londeka N
Reviewed 27 September 2018

The story about the design of the Mausoleum is an important part of the story so be sure and go in and talk to one of the employees who give the tours.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Revkev93
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Kwame Nkrumah is the founder of Ghana and in his memory this place is built. The place houses the graves of Kwame Nkurmah and his wife Fathima Nkrumah. 22nd sep is usually celebrated in this memoir. This place is in greater Accra region and is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Adventurer815213
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful memorial! Although the fountain was not flowing at the time of my visit; this did not take away from the overall astheatic of this amazing monument. So much history to be captured & peace to be had who focuses on minute details???? Our guide...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank xty314
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It tells the story of Ghana's independence from the colonial masters and the role of Kwame Nkrumah in that struggle. In this times, where their is a dearth of African nationalists, it reminds me, of the importance of living... More
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