Old Residency Museum, Cross River.

Eyo Ekpo Lane, Calabar

Old Residency Museum Description

About Old Residency Museum

Old Residency Museum.

Housed in the Old Government House Building, this museum focuses on the history of Calabar, the Cross River region, and slavery.

Security/Safety of Old Residency Museum

This is a very safe location.

What To Bring

Before heading to Old Residency Museum, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • Camera to capture the sights and take selfies with
  • Your friends-The tour is lovelier shared.

Best Features

Housed in the Old Government House building-the former residence of the Colonial Governor when Calabar was the capital of pre-independent Nigeria, the museum building was designed and built-in Glasgow and shipped over in pieces. Housing the world's largest quantity of original Nigerian documents and artifacts, guided tours around the museum takes place everywhere.




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