Freetown shopping

Market in Freetown

Big Market

The top floor of the Big Market, or Basket Market, in downtown, has a larger selection than markets in Lumley. What makes this the best place to shop for souvenirs is the traditional household goods on the ground fl…
Market in Freetown

Victoria Park Market

This is the place to find colourful local wax cloths and gara (Sierra Leonean tie-die), as well as get custom outfits made.
Gifts & Souvenirs in Freetown

Lumley Beach Arts & Crafts Market

The Lumley Beach Arts & Crafts Market is a decent place to pick up woodcarvings, baskets and other souvenirs.
Market in Freetown

Kroo Town Market

Crammed with fruit and vegetable stalls, street food vendors and second-hand clothes, this is one of the city's busiest markets.
Market in Freetown

Government Wharf Market

This small collection of stalls sells everything from second-hand clothes to cooking equipment.
Market in Freetown

East Street Market

A busy street market in central Freetown.