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Kumasi Destination Guide

Discover Kumasi in Ghana!

Kumasi in the region of Ashanti with it's 1,468,609 habitants is a town located in Ghana - some 125 mi (or 202 km) North-West of Accra, the country's capital.

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Local time in Kumasi is now 05:42 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Accra" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Yamoussoukro, Bondoukou, Aboisso, Abidjan, Yabi or Danyame. When in this area, you might want to check out Tafo, Sokoben, Santasi, Pirabong, Oheneba Kokobin and Kotei as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Kumasi Ghana and surroundings traveler ...

02:38 min ( November 17, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW)
Views: 1,652 - Rating: 5/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Tour of Kumasi, Ghana created at TripWow by TravelPod TripAdvisor TripWow Slideshow of Kumasi by TravelPod. Cities visited on this trip: - Kumasi, Ghana Photos in this video:...

Kumasi Fort - Armed Forces Museum [HD] -...

01:22 min ( December 25, 2011 by Ghanapedia)
Views: 706 - Rating: 5/5

This clip shows the exterior of the Kumasi Fort, located just west of Prempeh I Circle in the Ashanti Region capital, Kumasi. The fort was the scene of a siege in 1900, when the Ashantis declared war ...


July 11th - African Funeral Pavlispilots...

01:53 min ( November 17, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 1,929 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Pavlispilots's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these ...

Silicon Hotel & Conference Centre Kumasi...

01:22 min ( October 27, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWh)
Views: 234 - Rating: 0/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Hotels (a TripAdvisor company) Traveler Photos Of Silicon Hotel & Conference Centre, Kumasi Check Rates at: www.travelpod.com Photos in this ...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Kumasi during the next days.

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May
2019

Ahodwo

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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01
Jun
2019

Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 Launch - Kumasi

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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15
Jun
2019

FXTM Forex Trading Seminar In Kumasi, Ghana

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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18
Jun
2019

FXTM Forex Trading Seminar In Kumasi, Ghana

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
More on eventful.com.

22
Jun
2019

Introduction To Sustainable Building And Natural Plasters Workshop

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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02
Nov
2019

Barcamp Kumasi 2019

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Baba Yara Stadium

Baba Yara Stadium (also known as Kumasi Sports Stadium) is a multi-purpose stadium in Kumasi, Ashanti. It is Ghana's largest stadium, with a capacity of 40,500.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.69, -1.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Athletics (track and field) venues in Ghana, Football venues in Ghana, Multi-purpose stadiums in Ghana, Sports venues in Ghana

Prempeh College

Prempeh College is an all-boys boarding school in a suburb of Kumasi, Ghana (the Ashanti regional capital), founded in 1949 by Asantehene Sir Osei Tutu Agyeman Prempeh II. Prempeh College was originally meant to cater to the educational needs of the middle and northern sectors of Ghana. It is the first boys secondary school in Ashanti.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.69, -1.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1949, Kumasi, Schools in Ghana

Opoku Ware School

Opoku Ware Senior Secondary School, often referred to as OWASS, is a top-ranking senior high school for boys aged 14 to 19;. It was established in 1952, as one of the five Catholic schools in Ghana that year. The school was named after Asante King Opoku Ware I. The students are known collectively as Akatakyie, an Asante word meaning "conquering heroes". It is located in Fankyenebra, near Santasi, along the Kumasi-Obuasi road. The patron saint of the school is Saint Thomas Aquinas.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.69, -1.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:High schools in Ghana, Kumasi, Schools in Ghana

Kumasi Airport

Kumasi Airport is an airport serving Kumasi, the capital of the Ashanti Region in Ghana. It is the second busiest airport in Ghana. The airport was closed for a week in September - October 2012 to allow resurfacing of the tarmac.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.69, -1.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Ghana, Kumasi

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology is a university located in Kumasi, Ghana. It is the second public university established in the country. The university has its roots in the plans of the Asantehene Agyeman Prempeh I to establish a university in Kumasi as part of his drive towards modernization of his kingdom.

More reading: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology homepage
Located at 6.69, -1.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Association of Commonwealth Universities, Educational institutions established in 1952, Forestry education, Kumasi, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Science and technology in Ghana, Universities and colleges in Ghana