Freedom Park
Freedom Park
Freedom Park


Things to do at Freedom Park


Explore nature, Meet friends, Relaxation, Sightseeing,

History of Freedom Park

This was built in October 2010to commemorate the 50th anniversary independence celebration. It is notable as a venue for diverse social events and recreation.

  • The Board street served as a prison site for political prisoners.

Built by Theo Lawson in October 2010.

Freedom Park is a Memorial and Leisure Park dedicated to the preservation of the Lagos colonial heritage and history of Her Majesty's Board Street prison.


This is a very safe location.

What To Bring

Before heading to Freedom Park, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • A camera- the scenery makes for beautiful pictures.

  • A pair of sunglasses

  • Light clothing.

Things to do while at Freedom Park

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

  • See a play

  • See the broad prisons where political prisoners were held.

  • Picnic- The ambience is perfect for relaxing.

Best Features

It is a cultural heritage site.

Writer's Review

It is a leisure and memorial site that everyone must see.

Most common visitors

Art lovers, Historians, Photographers

  • Lagos Theatre Festival 2016 kicks off at Freedom Park- The headline of Y naija news in 2016.

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