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Independence Monument

Nile Avenue, Kampala, Uganda
+256 779 589692
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Nile Avenue, Kampala, Uganda
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Near main road below Sheraton hotel. It a one stop spot in the middle of Kampala. A historical story is told to bring meaning to the monument.

Thank Jodephar
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Worthwhile seeing and being with a guide allowed us to get a better understanding of the Ugandan history..

Thank brg68mga
Reviewed 23 May 2017

One of the few surviving monuments in Kampala reminder of the Ugandan Independence from Great Britain

Thank mukalazi
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This is located in the center of Kampala. Though, people quite often see this near to the roundabout, there is another Independence monument located nearly one Km away from this place. Good to see both.

Thank jthatparan j
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Not worth a special visit but interesting if you are passing. It is just a monument on a busy roundabout.

Thank Shane-Sally M
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The statue was built alongside the road an justifies that Uganda is an independent country and its good for leisure activities

Thank SamuelSamsisma
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The Independence Monument is a symbol of Ugandan history and cultural heritage. It is a big towering concrete structure in Independence Squire behind the wall of Sheraton Hotel on the junction of Speke Road and Nile Avenue in Central Business District of Kampala. It is...More

1  Thank Tassaduqhussain51
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

You will see it on drives around Kampala..This is not big .You need mot make a special effort to visit.

Thank SE s
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Small but very creatively done monument. It is about 3 meter tall. It is the unwrapping of arms and hands.

Thank JohnSaydam
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Had a great experience visiting this, and learning about the monument - was the first stop of my walking tour of the old city. Has a very powerful meaning to it. Wish freedom to everyone!

Thank Sobia R
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