Presidential Palace (Golden Jubilee House), Accra

Presidential Palace (Golden Jubilee House), Accra

The Presidential Palace, also known as Golden Jubilee House, is the new official residence of Ghana’s president. It was inaugurated in November 2008. This high-budget project cost about $40 million and raised many objections from the government’s opposition party. The building was constructed in the form of a cut off tree and represents modern architecture preserving Ghana’s traditions. Presidential Palace is situated north of Sankara Circle.

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Presidential Palace (Golden Jubilee House) on Map

Sight Name: Presidential Palace (Golden Jubilee House)
Sight Location: Accra, Ghana (See walking tours in Accra)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark

Walking Tours in Accra, Ghana

Create Your Own Walk in Accra

Create Your Own Walk in Accra

Creating your own self-guided walk in Accra is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Central Accra Walk

Central Accra Walk

Accra is one of the most popular destinations in Western Africa. It has a lot of unique attractions to visit. The National Museum will teach you about the history and culture of this city. It also has several well preserved forts dating back to the British colonization period. Shopping at local markets is a great pleasure. Take the following tour to discover the wonderful city of Accra!

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 7.1 Km or 4.4 Miles
Accra Waterfront Walking Tour

Accra Waterfront Walking Tour

Accra, the capital of Ghana, sitting on the Gulf of Guinea coast in West Africa, is a charming city renowned for its golden sand beaches and bustling nightlife. Wandering along its coastline, enjoying the Atlantic breeze, you will find alongside many entertainment venues a number of historic sites as well. The most prominent of them, undoubtedly, is the Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park commemorating...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.3 Km or 2.7 Miles