Get a panoramic view of Accra and its port from James Town Lighthouse, a red and white tower overlooking two of the area's oldest neighborhoods. The original tower, built by the British in 1871, was replaced by this structure in the 1930s. Climb the 28 m (92 ft) tall lighthouse if you wish to rise above the haze and pollution and view the surroundings from one of the best vantage points in town. Using our custom trip planner, Accra attractions like James Town Lighthouse can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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Wow, this was an eye-opener. It is in Jamestown and is the bustling hub for the fishermen launching their boats in the evening to go fishing. It smells rather fishy and always ask the the locals first... more »
The place is very cool. There is beautiful and creative artworks on various walls.I love the place
Great place great view good scenery ❤
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