State House


State residence.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Lagos attractions

2. National Museum

1.09 MILES

The museum has some amazing artefacts, though the presentation is a little dishevelled. The Cycle of Life exhibit explores traditional Nigerian life, from…

3. African Artists' Foundation


An organisation supporting young African and international artists with a great gallery of contemporary Nigerian art.

4. Tafawa Balewa Square

1.12 MILES

Named for Nigeria's first prime minister, this is Lagos' commercial heart and has some remarkable monuments. They include statues of gargantuan horses,…

8. Terra Kulture

1.83 MILES

Close to Bar Beach, this welcoming arts centre with a high bamboo roof has a traditional restaurant which is one of the best and most attractive places to…