Plaza del Reloj

Rio Muni

Also known as the Plaza de la Libertad, this large square features the clock tower of its name (reloj) as well as a memorial statue to those who fought in the 1979 coup.

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Nearby Rio Muni attractions

1. Obelisk

0.02 MILES

This black obelisk commemorates the visit of Pope John Paul II to Equatorial Guinea in 1982.

3. Torre de la Libertad

0.62 MILES

Built in 2011 to celebrate Equatorial Guinea's independence, this imposing structure is surrounded by gardens and overlooks the sea.

4. Benito River Bridge

21.28 MILES

Linking Bolondo with Mbini, this impressive, Chinese-built bridge spans the Benito River and replaces the old ferry. It's lit up at night, but do not take…