Shehu of Borno's Palace
Shehu of Borno's Palace


Things to do at Shehu of Borno's Palace


Ceremony, Explore art, Sightseeing,

History of Shehu of Borno's Palace

This was built. It is notable as the home of the traditional ruler of Borno.

  • It is built of burnt bricks and was constructed by four famous Kanuri masons and architects.

  • The Dandal in front of the Shehu’s palace is used for the Durbar festival as well as the installation and turbanning of traditional rulers.

Reflecting the grandeur and prestigious architecture of the modern Arab civilization, the Shehu of Borno's palace is home to the traditional ruler of Borno state.


This is a very safe location.

What To Bring

Before heading to Shehu of Borno's Palace, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • Camera or a good camera phone.

  • Face cap or hat.

Things to do while at Shehu of Borno's Palace

These are the following things you can do while you're here:

  • Take a tour of the palace.

  • Take pictures of the palace.

  • Admire the architecture.

Best Features

It is a beautiful place with beautiful architecture.

Writer's Review

To go pay the Shehu a courtesy visit.

Most common visitors

Tourists, Photographers, Curators are common here.

  • The palace is soo soo beautiful!- Jane, an European tourist.

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