Accra Metropolis is the site of the illustrious Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park and Mausoleum, which is the final resting place of Ghana's first president, Kwame Nkrumah, and His First Lady, Fathia Nkrumah.
You can satisfy your shopping needs at either the Farmer's Market or the Achimota Mall. If you want to buy fresh farm produce such as fruits, vegetables, and fresh meat, go to the Farmer's Market.
The well-known Jamestown beach fresh fish market is the place to go for a wide variety of fresh fish and seafood at reasonable prices, such as crabs.
The Paradise estate in East Legon Hills and the Regimanuel estate in East Airport have a 24-hour CCTV system to ensure residents' comfort and safety. They are in a gated community with three and four-bedroom houses and single and two-story houses respectively, swimming pools, gyms, salons, spas, a multipurpose clubhouse, and restaurants.
Accra Metropolitan's popular fun spots include Bojo Beach, Silverbird Cinemas, The National Museum of Ghana, and Sankofa Restaurant.
Achimota Retail Centre is a pleasant place to unwind. It is home to several restaurants and fast food establishments such as The Chop Bar, Chicken Inn, and Pizza Inn, and gaming establishments such as ARA and Vulkano Games.
Accra Metropolis has a vibrant nightlife, with numerous clubs, bars, and lounges offering drinks and great music to keep you entertained all night. Ace Tantra Night Club, Luna Rooftop Bar and Sky Bar 25 restaurant are some of the places to visit on a nightout.
Accra Metropolis has a number of schools that use effective teaching methods and provide adequate facilities to aid a child's learning and development. Among them are Ghana International School, Little Miracles International School, and Alsyd Academy.
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