After its long-awaited move to new premises, the Musée National has been left a little out on a limb, almost 10km east of the town...
The French cultural centre has one of the best line-ups of Burkinabé and West African musicians, theatre directors and visual artists.
This Ouagadougou institution is run by an order of nuns and promises an air-conditioned haven from the clamour outside; there's also a...
Institut Français · interesting places nearby
The Institut Français' gorgeous restaurant is a lovely spot for lunch: sit in colourful raffia chairs under the modern paillote (straw awning) and tuck into bursting baguettes, juicy crêpes or just sip a coffee to the sound of chanson française .