Badagry

History of Badagry

Badagry was built in 15th centuryas a slave port which was used for transporting slaves to the Western world.. It is notable as a historical site in Nigerian history with relics from the colonial era.

Badagry town is an ancient town that is important in Nigerian history as it houses relics from a dark segment of Nigerian history and it is also a testament of the tenacity of the Nigerian people in the face of adversity.

Security/Safety

This is a very safe location.

  • don't wander off without a guide
  • What To Bring

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

  • Light clothing
  • A pair of sunglasses.
  • A camera- see history through your lens
  • Things to do while at Badagry

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

  • Visit the relics from the slave trade era
  • Best Features

    Its serenity and the history it has to offer.

    Writer's Review

    To go and learn about the history of our predecessors

    Most common visitors

    Historians, Tourists, Fun seekers.

  • Badagry; A walk through the life of a slave- Hotels.ng places of interest 2016
  • Short history of Badagry slave trade- Naira land, 2015.
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