List of castles in Ghana

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UNESCO World Heritage Site
Forts and Castles, Volta, Greater Accra, Central and Western Regions
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
Cape Coast Castle
Type Cultural
Criteria vi
Reference 34
UNESCO region Africa
Inscription history
Inscription 1979 (3rd Session)

This is a list of castles in Ghana.

UNESCO list[edit]

Forts and Castles, Volta, Greater Accra, Central and Western Regions is the collective designation by UNESCO of European-style fortifications and outposts (mostly Portuguese, Dutch and British) along the Gold Coast (modern-day Ghana) during the colonial period.

The term specifically applies to 11 ensembles designated as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1979:

Central Region[edit]

Volta Region[edit]

Greater Accra Region[edit]

Western Region[edit]

Other castles[edit]

Kumasi Fort

References[edit]

External links[edit]