African Renaissance Monument

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  • Address: Dakar, Senegal
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Monument, Family And Kids

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African Renaissance Monument is one of the most interesting places to visit in Dakar, Senegal. A 49-meter tall bronze statue located on top of one of the twin hills known as Collines des Mamelles, the African Renaissance Monument was constructed in 2010. Dedicated to the massive African Renaissance Monument, this statue is the tallest statue in Africa. This historical landmark is a popular tourist spot in Senegal.

How To reach African Renaissance Monument by Public Transport

  • Private Vehicles/Cabs
  • Nearest Bus Station- Terminus Ligne 7 Dakar Dem Dikk

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  • African Renaissance Monument Address: Dakar, Senegal
  • African Renaissance Monument Timing: 24-hrs
  • African Renaissance Monument Price: Free
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Things to Know Before Visiting African Renaissance Monument

  • 95% of people who visit Dakar include African Renaissance Monument in their plan

  • 68.18% of people start their African Renaissance Monument visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see African Renaissance Monument

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting African Renaissance Monument

People normally club together IFAN Museum and Les Cristaux Roses while planning their visit to African Renaissance Monument.

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  • One of the best place to visit in Africa. Especially in Senegal Dakar. Designing of statue from Brass metal is amazing. Top of the statue made the hotel. That's fantastic things. It's beauty of creativity made by designer's. It's salute to Senegal governments for allocating funds for such statue. This is one of the best place in Africa.

  • It's okay site. Given the history of how and who built it is really does not make it fun or feel right to visit and enjoy it. It is also inappropriate given that the statues are nude and this is a Muslim and African country.

  • Good place to visit. Cultural souvenir. Good architecture

  • Historical Statue in Dakar showing a historical era in Africa. The message is powerful and marks the struggle they had to do to get freedom. It is built on top of a mountain and is visible from most parts of the region. Visited on an official visit to Dakar.

  • I absolutely loved the monuments. You can have a broader view of Senegal from the top of the monuments. Staying outside the monument was free when I visited but you have to pay to get inside. Though I did not have the opportunity to get inside the monuments, but I was informed that there is a good restaurant inside and an elevator to get to the top of the monument.

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