Badagry Slave Museum and Black History Museum, Badagry

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Badagry Slave Museum and Black History Museum sheds light onto one of the darkest periods in human history and teaches about the heritage left behind. Showing artifacts from the slave trading period, the museum testifies to the cruelty of European traders and their allies and shows the mark they left on mankind. Feel the grim atmosphere on the short, but powerful boat ride to the "point of no return" for over half a million souls; and hear all about the individual stories from the past. The museum offers the possibility of trying on shackles as a tangible reminder of what slaves went through. See Badagry Slave Museum and Black History Museum and all Badagry has to offer by arranging your trip with our Badagry trip itinerary maker tool.
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  • The visit to the museum is definiteley worth the day trip to Badagry from Lagos. It bring us back to the past and show how terrible was the condition of the slaves.  more »
  • Reading about Slavery and actually visiting the coastal Badagry town was a touching, and memorable event for the group. The museum is scattered around within a walking distance and there are tour...  more »

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