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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Wenn man sich einen Überblick über die Stadt verschaffen möchte, hier ist eine Möglichkeit. Im oberen Stockwerk befindet sich eine Ausstellung zur Geschichte des Landes. Man kann aus den halbrunden Ba... more »If you want to get an overview of the city, here is a possibility. On the upper floor there is an exhibition on the history of the country. From the semi-circular balcony you can see very nicely over the city, parliament, port and a mosque. The building is in a pitiful condition, elevator defective, therefore not really worth seeing for disabled people, you have to climb stairs. At the foot of the Arc de Triomphe there is a grandstand, where you can quickly get rid of souvenirs (bonbons, pens, etc.). Just because of the arch is not worth it, as part of a city tour you just take it with you.....
Nicht wirklich einen Besuch wert. Es sich anzuschauen, wenn man vorbei fährt oder geht, reicht eigentlich. more »Not really worth a visit. It's enough to look at it when you're driving or walking by.
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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