Accra shopping

Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Accra

Global Mamas

This shop, which stocks pretty dresses, hats, tops, accessories (including lush scented shea butter) and kids clothes in colourful fabrics, is part of a bigger Fair Trade enterprise that promotes sustainable income-…
Jewellery in Accra

The Shop Accra

Opened by sisters Lorraine and Loretta Ocloo, The Shop Accra was a first for the city. Not just a hip shop offering jewellery, fashion and all kinds of Ghanaian memorabilia and homewares, it's also a very cool hang …
Clothing in Accra


The place to come for Ghanaian wax print fabrics, Woodin has proved so popular that there are branches throughout Ghana. If you've no time to find a seamstress, there are off-the-peg clothes for men, women and child…
Art in Accra

Artists Alliance Gallery

A well-respected gallery with three neatly organised floors of painting and sculpture by established and up-and-coming Ghanaian artists. Every item has an official, non-negotiable price label, so this popular galler…
Market in Accra

Labone Green Market

Health conscious Ghanaians and expats alike fancy this weekly farmer-style market to top up on organically grown fruits and vegetables. There is also plenty of other treats on display, ranging from vegan sausages, h…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Accra

Colours in Africa

In this small tidy store, Charity Jobarteh sells crafts and souvenirs that she picks up on her journeys through West Africa and beyond. Next to the collection of dolls, ceramics, clothing and paintings, there's an i…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Accra

My Real Brother Shop

Surrounded by open-air carpenter workshops, this dusty wooden shack is stuffed with artefacts from all over West Africa. Nothing here is mass produced, and you will be told the story behind every piece, from little …
Market in Accra

Centre for National Culture

A warren of stalls selling arts and crafts, known simply as the Arts Centre, this is the place to shop in Accra. The level of aggressive hassling may make you want to keep your cedis in your pocket but if you have t…
Arts & Crafts in Accra

Wild Gecko Handicrafts

There's plenty to browse through here if you're looking for a souvenir, including handcrafted furniture, jewellery, textiles and clothing from around Ghana and West Africa.
Books in Accra

Vidya Books

Accra's most popular stop for new fiction and magazines.