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Arch 22, Banjul

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Erected in honor of a major event from the country's recent history, Arch 22 commemorates a 1994 coup d'etat and remains one of the tallest structures in Gambia. Supported by eight columns, with a square colonnade on each side, the arch features an observation deck offering panoramic views of the city. The structure also houses a small ethnographic museum and a cafe. To visit Arch 22 and other attractions in Banjul, use our Banjul trip maker app .
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  • This monument is big and you can go up and see very good view and you can see over the Banjul city from here. Price to up is not much, but view is nice. Defenetly worth of visit.  more »
  • Walking up the stairs in the west-african heat may be a bit of an unexpected workout for some,but its worth visiting. Its not that tall a building, but given that there are no tall buildings in The Ga...  more »
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  • The stairs are easy to manage and can be done in stages. I doubt if the lift will ever be fixed. There are some exhibits about Gambian history that I found interesting. I paid 100 dalashis and had the whole archway to myself. You're basically paying for the view and different perspective of Banjul.
  • the dominant of Banjul with the exposition inside, great view from top over the whole city
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