List of museums in Ghana

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This is a list of museums, including botanical collections and gardens, in Ghana.

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Name Location Website Year Established Image
Armed Forces Museum Kumasi
Cape Coast Castle Museum Cape Coast 1974 [1]
Ecomuseum of Cocoa Mfuom
Elmina Castle Museum Elmina 1997 [1]
Elmina Java Museum Elmina
Fort Apollonia Museum of Nzema Culture and History Beyin 2010 [1]
Geology Museum (University of Ghana) Legon
Geological Survey Department Museum Accra 1913 [2]
Ghana Herbarium, Department of Botany, University of Ghana Legon 1948 [3]
Gramophone Records Museum and Research Centre of Ghana Cape Coast 1994[2]
Hidden Connections, Wildlife Department, Kakum National Park
Kwame Nkrumah Mausoleum Accra
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Museum Kumasi
Manhyia Palace Museum Kumasi
6°40′0″N 1°37′0″W / 6.66667°N 1.61667°W / 6.66667; -1.61667 (Manhiya Palace Museum)
Manhyia Palace Museum.jpg
Museum of Archeology, University of Ghana Legon 1951 [2]
Museum of Ethnography, Institute of African Studies Legon [1]
Museum of Science and Technology Accra 1963 [1]
National Museum of Ghana Accra 1957 [1]
New Juaben Palace Museum Koforidua
Nurom Hat Museum Kumasi
Prempeh Jubilee Museum Kumasi
Upper East Regional Museum Bolgatanga 1991 [1]
Ussher Fort Museum Accra 2007 [1]
Volta Regional Museum Ho 1973 [1]
W. E. B. Du Bois Memorial Centre for Pan African Culture Accra 1985 [2]
Yaa Asantewaa Museum Ejisu


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "Museums". Accra: Ghana Museums and Monuments Board. Retrieved 25 May 2013.
  2. ^ a b c d "Museums and Parks in Ghana". International Council of Museums. Retrieved 25 May 2013.
  3. ^ "Ghana Herbarium". Aluka. Retrieved 25 May 2013.

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