L'Ancienne Maison du Gouverneur de Bas Sassandra, Sassandra

Landmark · Tourist Spot
A visit to L'Ancienne Maison du Gouverneur de Bas Sassandra gives you the chance to learn about pre-independence local history. Once the home of the governor, today the mansion lies in nearly complete ruins. All of the rooms, balconies, doors, and windows have been broken down, but if you climb the top--carefully--you can enjoy a view of the city. The only part still in use is the large garden, where the inmates of the nearby prison help grow vegetables. Plan your L'Ancienne Maison du Gouverneur de Bas Sassandra visit and explore what else you can see and do in Sassandra using our Sassandra travel site.
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  • The governors house is a little hike from the main beach area. Giving you a view over Sassandra, the ocean and the national mangrove park, it’s a nice hike to this empty place.  more »
  • A thrilling reminder of the pre-independence period of Cote d'Ivoire. It give the visitor a great reminder of how the rule of France shaped this Nation  more »

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