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Address: 38 Achimota Forest, Abelenpke, Accra 233, Ghana
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+233 24 466 9851
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Come visit the oldest and largest house, in West Africa, made from trash!...

Come visit the oldest and largest house, in West Africa, made from trash! This unique home has 12 apartments all made from discarded materials. Come learn about the junk architect that built it and his quest to save Africa's environment. Also, get to see one of the junk apartments first hand. Tours by appointment only and only available M-F 10am-3pm. Call or email reservations.

                   

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Fun and different activity in Accra

Perfect excursion for fans of art, architecture, creativity or the environment, and an engaging novelty for anyone tired of the usual attractions and looking for something... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed January 2, 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2015

Perfect excursion for fans of art, architecture, creativity or the environment, and an engaging novelty for anyone tired of the usual attractions and looking for something different to do in Accra. The Wheel Story House is beautiful and remarkable, an apartment complex constructed entirely of recycled or repurposed materials by a local serial entrepreneur turned artist-architect. It's truly a testament... More 

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