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 upmarket maquis is the place to enjoy Burkinabé staples such as poulet kedjenou (slow-cooked chicken with peppers and tomatoes)...
Ave Moro-Naba · interesting places nearby
Moro-Naba Palace information
On Fridays at 7am the Moro-Naba of Ouagadougou – emperor of the Mossi and the most powerful traditional chief in Burkina Faso – presides over the Moro-Naba ceremony at the palace. It's a formal ritual that lasts only about 15 minutes. Travellers are welcome to attend, but photos are not permitted.