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Center for National Culture

28th February Rd Near Nkrumah Memorial Park & Mausoleum, Accra, Ghana
+233 24 348 1531
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Hoping they change from their liers of selling

Sellers there are liers. Not trust worth.big bad brain and mouth to convince. They glue the broken... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charles A
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Great place for handicrafts & Ghanian clothes. To know before you go: walk past aggressive... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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28th February Rd Near Nkrumah Memorial Park & Mausoleum, Accra, Ghana
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+233 24 348 1531
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sellers there are liers. Not trust worth.big bad brain and mouth to convince. They glue the broken woods and seller it again which is very bad.

Thank Charles A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for handicrafts & Ghanian clothes. To know before you go: walk past aggressive sellers outside and go to the stalls further inside. Bargain with a smile and don't be afraid to say "dabi" which means "no". Make sure to visit the Mausoleum and...More

Thank StuckInNorthDakota
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

All the beauty and colour of everything Ghanaian can be found here. And you can see the baskets being woven, the pots being shaped, the jewellery being made. It’s more expensive that the regular markets, possibly because locals tend not to buy here, and you...More

Thank Jojojoy
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

I had the opportunity to visit the Centre For National Culture on 2 occasions during my holiday in Accra from 15/11/17 to 29/11/17, in-between my planned daily tours with excellent confident drivers my first visit was to hunt for souvenirs for friends back in Australia...More

Thank Stephen N
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

We thought that Makola market might have arts and souvenirs, but this is the place to go. It's got a lot, but is manageable. Of course they will try and get the most money out of you, but you can bargin and get a good...More

1  Thank natnoodle11
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Been coming here for two years now, since the first time to now each visit becomes better and better. I have one guy called Ila who has helped me since I arrived to buy items at a good price, He has two stores of his...More

2  Thank Mooncake1969
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We took a cab from the hotel to the market. When we arrived vendors wanted to take us right away to their shops. We wave and walked on. More friendly but in a pushing way the vendors are cause they know you are there to...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

There are varieties of beautiful African products at the culture Centre. The Arts and Crafts are durable and of good quality . It's indeed a great place for tourist to get souvenirs.

1  Thank TravelPlannersGhana
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

If you are not accustomed to a bustling city you may have a little difficulty navigating thru the market at first. I absolutely LOVED this place. Prices are good and quality as well esp if you are searching for authentic souvenirs and clothing. I would...More

2  Thank betsey_MIA
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

If you're in Ghana, you want to buy some local goods, right? The Centre for National Culture gives you the chance to buy everything from antiquities to stylish batiks, but it takes a lot of effort to endure and enjoy the experience. From the time...More

2  Thank Dave11974
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