This is such an important place for Ghana. There would be no Ghana without Nkrumah. Stand and look around. Nkrumah said at Independence “Today a new . Dedicated to the memory of the late Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, the memorial park was built on a former British Polo field where Ghana’s independence was. This tranquil park is full of bronze statues, fountains and wandering peacocks, with the mausoleum of Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana’s first leader, at its heart.
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The park and the fountains look nice. The museum has very few items and would desperately need some upgrading. Why Book on TripAdvisor? Reviewed October 10, Great history. Previous Next 1 2 3 4 5 mausleum … Reviewed September 27, Hear the story.
Address, Phone Number, Dr. Reviewed November nkrimah, very interesting. Would you associate this place or activity with history? Its presence conveys a sense of immortality for the nkruman Nkrumah. TripAdvisor has been notified. A must see in Ghana, but be sure to book a driver. Get quick answers from Dr.
Can this place or activity comfortably accomodate nkruma using a wheelchair? All of your saved places can be found here in My Trips. Log in Join Recently viewed Bookings Inbox. It’s was 3 cedis for Ghanaian adults.
Retrieved from ” https: 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 mauzoleum. See all 97 nearby hotels See mausoldum nearby restaurants See all nearby attractions.
About Us Help Center. It is dedicated to the prominent Ghanaian leader Kwame Nkrumah. Is this attraction accessible using public transportation? The interior of the Mausoleum boasts marble flooring and a mini mastaba looking marble grave marker surrounded by river washed rocks.
Unfortunately, fountains were not working and bodies of water empty. The Mausoleum is surrounded by water which is a symbol of life.
Make sure you visit the archives room and the room in the back where Is this a place or activity you would go to on a rainy day? There is a museum that has photos from his amazing life. Nearby Restaurants See all nearby restaurants. Do veterans receive discounted pricing?
Log in to get trip updates and message other travelers. It shows that even in death he lives on in the hearts and minds of generations here and generations yet to come. I enjoyed strolling the gardens and grounds watching the peacocks. Taxes, fees not included for deals content.
There are several guys waiting for you at the gates to sell you their paintings. Reviewed November 21, Lovely spot in the heart of Accra. The mausoleum designed by Don Nkrumay, houses the body of Dr Kwame Nkrumah and his wife Fathia Nkrumah, it is meant to represent an upside down sword which in the Akan culture is a symbol of peace.
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Flights Vacation Rentals Restaurants Things to do. Reviewed September 2, via mobile Sacred. It is a beautiful mausoleum A short walk within the memorial park will take you there. The place houses the graves of Kwame Nkurmah and his wife Fathima Nkrumah.
In this times, where their is a dearth of African nationalists, it reminds me, of the importance of living a life, greater than kwamr.
Log in to get trip updates and message other travelers. Log in Join Recently viewed Bookings Inbox. This is a very nice memorial to Ghana’s first president.