Cape Coast attractions

Top Choice Castle in Cape Coast

Cape Coast Castle

Cape Coast’s imposing, whitewashed castle commands the heart of town, overlooking the sea. Once one of the world's most important slave-holding sites, it provides horrifying insight into the workings of the trade. S…
Church in Cape Coast

Wesley Methodist Cathedral

This gracious old church was set up by missionaries of the Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society in 1835, making it one of the oldest (and largest) Methodist churches in Ghana.
Castle in Cape Coast

Fort Victoria

Built in 1821 on a hillside in western Cape Coast, Fort Victoria was used as an outlook post by the British, hence the stunning views out over the town.
Castle in Cape Coast

Fort William

This former lookout post and lighthouse was built in 1820, and has wide-ranging views over the town.