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Gidan Makama Museum

History of Gidan Makama Museum Gidan Makama Museum was built in 1953to preserve the rich history of Kano. It is notable as the home of past Emir's of Kano. Built by Lord Lugard in 1953. The Gidan Makama Museum also known as Kano museum is a time capsule with displays of traditional materials, city walls, maps of Kano, the history of statehood, It exhibits Kano in the 19th century, its Civil War, economy, traditions,industry and music. Security/Safety of Gidan Makama Museum This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Gidan Makama Museum, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Camera- capture history through your lens Things to do while at Gidan Makama Museum Before heading to Gidan Makama Museum, here are some helpful things to take along with you: see the pre-islamic gallery see the colonial invasion weapons

Category: Museum

Tags: Sightseeing, Relaxation, Meet friends, Learn, Explore arts

Challawa Gorge Dam

History of Challawa Gorge Dam Challawa Gorge Dam was built in 1993To serve as an hydroelectric source of power. It is notable as a source of water supply for irrigation, fishery for Kano and settlements along the river system Built by Julius Berger in 1993. Challwa Gorge dam is an integral part of the day to day activities of the people of Kano as it is the source of water for irrigation, fishery and other daily essentials. Security/Safety of Challawa Gorge Dam This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Challawa Gorge Dam, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Climbing shoes Waterproof bags for your gadgets Things to do while at Challawa Gorge Dam Before heading to Challawa Gorge Dam, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Take a landscape picture Best Features It is an important part of the city's day to day activities. Most common visitors Tourists, Curators, Engineers Appraisal of the challwa dam- Header of an article by IW learn in 2014

Category: Dam

Tags: Sightseeing, Relaxation, Meet friends, Explore natures

Gidan Rumfa

History of Gidan Rumfa Gidan Rumfa was built in Late 15th century. It is notable as the home of the Emir. Built by Muhammed Rumfa in Late 15th century. Gidan Rumfa also known as Emirs palace is an architectural masterpiece that has housed Emirs since as far back as the late fifteenth century. Security/Safety of Gidan Rumfa This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Gidan Rumfa, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Light clothing as it can get very hot Sandals Face cap or hat Good camera phone or camera Best Features It is an architectural masterpiece. Writer's Review To go and learn about the lives of past Emirs. Most common visitors Curators, Historians Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido arrives at Kano Palace- Sahara Reporters news 2015.

Category: Palace

Tags: Sightseeing, Relaxation, Meet friends, Explore arts

Ado Bayero Mall

History of Ado Bayero Mall Ado Bayero Mall was built in 2014a central venue providing shoppers with a unique blend of shopping and entertainment. Built by Alphine Group of Africa in 2014. People of Kano like to mix business with pleasure and no better place to do it as Nigeria's largest mall, Ado Bayero Mall. Security/Safety of Ado Bayero Mall This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Ado Bayero Mall, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Money Things to do while at Ado Bayero Mall Before heading to Ado Bayero Mall, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Shop Watch movies Eat out Take a selfie or two, preferably with random strangers and families Best Features It is sited in the commercial hub of Kano and so, very accessible Writer's Review It is a lovely and exciting place to hang out with friends and family Most common visitors You are sure to see movie-goers, retail merchants and shoppers here

Category: Mall

Tags: Sightseeing, See a movie, Meet friends, Eat, Drink, Buy/Sells

Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport

History of Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport was established in 1936. It is notable as the oldest airport in Nigeria Built by FAAN in 1936. The oldest airport in Nigeria, this airport, named after the politician Mallam Aminu, is the main airport servicing the Northern Nigeria presently. Security/Safety of Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your passport and flight ticket Your luggage Things to do while at Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport Before heading to Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Have a meal at the food eateries Browse the duty-free shops Best Features One of the five airports in the country where ultramodern international terminals were built under a Memorandum of Understanding between the Nigerian and Chinese Governments, the airport features two Passenger Terminals; international and domestic terminals, and a Cargo Terminal which both share the same runway which has been provided new airfield lighting. The newly rehabilitated Mallam Aminu Kano International airport is ready for commissioning - George Uriesi, MD, FAAN, 2013

Category: Airport

Tags: Use wifi, Travel, Sightseeing, Eat, Drinks

Kano city wall

History of Kano city wall Kano city wall was built in 1095 AD–1134 AD. It is notable as a site that once protected citizens and inhabitants of Kano against external attack. Built by Sakri Gijimasu in 1095 AD–1134 AD. Once described as the 'most impressive monument in West Africa', the ancient wall of Kano was built to serve as a source of defense for citizens and inhabitants of Kano. Security/Safety of Kano city wall This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Kano city wall, here are some helpful things to take along with you: A digital camera with solid batteries. A tour guide or translator. Things to do while at Kano city wall Before heading to Kano city wall, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Take pictures of the wall. Learn about the history of the wall. Take a tour of the city of Kano. Best Features It is a monument to the resilence and innovation of the Kano people. Writer's Review To go and appreciate history. Most common visitors Archaelogists, Curators, Historians are common visitors here. Ancient wall of Kano, a sight to behold- Muhammed, a musuem curator.

Category: Monument

Tags: Sightseeing, Learn, Explore natures

Pizza and Burger Hott

History of Pizza and Burger Hott Pizza and Burger Hott. Security/Safety of Pizza and Burger Hott This is a very safe location.

Category: Restaurant

Tags: Relaxation, Meet friends, Eat, Drinks

Jalsa Restaurant

About Jelsa Restaurant The restaurant serves a variety of dishes from Nigerian dishes to Indian and Lebanese dishes. The restaurant caters for all kinds of tastes. Pizza, burger and coffee can also be gotten. The variety on offer has made it the top restaurant in Kano. The meal tastes very good, the restaurant is comfortable, the staffs are awesome and the ambience is heavenly, what more can you desire from a restaurant. It is a must visit for people having a stop over in Kano. The restaurant also offers delivery service. Safety There is no threat to security here. Things to Do While at the restaurant, you can just relax and have a meal, eat snacks or have coffee or hangout with friends. What to Bring Before heading to the restaurant here are some helpful things to take along with you; cash or credit/debit cards, friends to make for an even more exciting time, a camera to take pictures and have memories of the moment shared between friends. Best Features   The menu contains a variety of dishes you can never run out of options while at the restaurant. Some meals to try out at the restaurant include; chicken fillet burger, masala dosa, waffles, basmati rice. Best Time to Visit Jelsa Restaurant The restaurant opens at 10:30am and closes at 10:30pm, guests are welcome anytime within this period. Most Common Visitors The most common people you will find here are travellers, families, class groups, couples. Why You Should Visit To try new cuisines, have a nice time with friends.   

Category: Restaurant

Tags: Relaxation, Meet friends, Eat, Drinks

Cilantro Restaurant and Lounge

History of Cilantro Restaurant and Lounge Cilantro Restaurant and Lounge was established in 2015. Security/Safety of Cilantro Restaurant and Lounge This is a very safe location. Amazing place, courteous people and wonderful ambience!-Kalpana Zafar Wonderful place, excellent surroundings and professional staff-Asi Senior

Category: Restaurant

Tags: Relaxation, Meet friends, Eat, Drinks

Kano Polo Club

History of Kano Polo Club Kano Polo Club. Polo is a game where man and horse come together to display prowess in the field game. The club is famous for its wins and tournaments. Security/Safety of Kano Polo Club This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Kano Polo Club, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your polo kit Cash or Credit/Debit Cards Your friends-as the experience is better shared Best Features A lovely place to relax, stretch your tense muscles with a game, or just enjoy a chilled drink as you watch others jostle on the playing field, Kano Polo Club is the biggest and best polo centre in the whole of Kano. Writer's Review At night, there are local bars around and inside the club grounds that offer local delicacies and drinks along with entertainment and viewing pleasure. Kano Polo Club is a recommended spot to visit and hang out if you are vacationing in Kano State. Over 60 players jostle for honours in Kano Polo tourney-Daily Trust I love playing polo and the club has some pretty decent horses to encourage matches. So that's why I find time to play-Rabiu Jaafar

Category: Sport arena

Tags: Relaxation, Polo club, Play, Meet friends, Exercise, Eat, Drinks

Kano Golf Club

History of Kano Golf Club Kano Golf Club was built in 1908. This is the oldest golf club in Nigeria and one of the most respected and famous golf houses in Nigeria. Security/Safety of Kano Golf Club This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Kano Golf Club, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your golfing kit Your good luck glove Cash or Credit/Debit Card N25 Million Kano Golf Club House Project Excites Captain of Kano Golf Club, Malam Babangida Umar-Daily Trust It is nice to sit down and enjoy the serene scenery the club offers-Fatima Abdulamalik

Category: Sport arena

Tags: Relaxation, Play, Meet friends, Golf club, Exercise, Eat, Drinks

Filmhouse Cinema, Kano

History of Filmhouse Cinema, Kano Filmhouse Cinema, Kano. What more is better than your popcorn, a drink, your squad and the latest Box Office movie?. Filmhouse Cinema has all you need in abundance to give you the best viewing pleasure. Security/Safety of Filmhouse Cinema, Kano This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Filmhouse Cinema, Kano, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Cash or Debit/Credit card 3D glasses if you have Student ID Card Best Features Come in an experience astonishing luxury seating, great sound and visual quality and an all-new movie experience here. Keep up with the latest Nollywood, Hollywood, Chinese and even Bollywood movies in an environment built to maximize your movie adventure. I think it’s a good place, love the sound quality and the food-Wally White All the Filmhouse Cinemas I've been to have had very good customer service and very fair prices. I will rate this one 5 stars-Ezim Osai

Category: Cinema Hall

Tags: See a movie, Play, Meet friends, Eat, Drinks