Things to do at Jebba


Ceremony, Explore nature, Meet friends, Sightseeing, Work,

History of Jebba

This was documented. It is notable as the site where the ship wreck of Mungo park occurred.

  • Jebba town is split into two, the southern portion is in Kwara state while the Northern portion is in Niger state

  • Jebba is home to the largest papermill in West Africa.

Jebba is home to relics and monuments highlighting past interactions with Europeans and Colonial masters.


This is a very safe location.

What To Bring

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

  • A pair of sunglasses.

  • Face cap or hat

Things to do while at Jebba

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

  • See Mungo parks' cenotaph.

  • See the SS spring ship wreckage from when Mungo park tried to discover the source of River Niger.

Best Features

It is an historical site preserved in the present.

Writer's Review

To go and learn about River Niger's history and to go have fun.

Most common visitors

Tourists, Historians, Archaeologists.

  • Jebba is an historical site that highlights our extended contact with the 'oyinbo' people- A friendly Jebba resident to us as we asked for places to visit.

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