THE GREATER ACCRA REGION
Places of Interest
The Zoo is located when travelling north on the Independence Avenue, past Sankara Interchange and look for Afrikiko Restaurant; turn left and follow the signs leading to the zoo. Their phone number is 021-772553 and it is open daily between the hours of 9:30am – 5pm. This is a small, but fascinating, collective of many birds and animals indigenous to Africa. Some of these animals that are worth a visit include the monkeys, snakes, lions, leopards, crocodiles, duikers among others. Interestingly, the zoo was once part of Kwame Nkrumah’s estate. His original house (in its original condition) is still located adjacent to the zoo.