Read on for our guide to the week's coolest events and most interesting venues. If you manage to tick off all ten, head back to our home page for daily updates on the best restaurants, cultural events, nightlife, and whatever else Accra manages to think up before our next Hot List is published on Monday.
The best things to do in Accra this week
A dramatic and mesmerising exhibition everyone must go and see - where hundreds of cement-cast heads, created by Kwame Akoto-Bamfo, eerily lay all over the site's grounds.
Thought-provoking exhibition at the Nubuke Foundation by Dorothy Amenuke. Amenuke uses recycled materials for her work, such as jute sacks and cocoa bark. An exhibition for everybody. It is about inclusion and not exclusion. One's space as an entity is studied and she asks 'what goes on in the everyday?'. Well worth a visit. Free.
More of the best things to do in Accra
On New Year's Day 1957, Ghana officially became independent after years of rule by the British, Dutch and Portuguese. In the half-century since, Ghana has become known as the Black Star of Africa – a shining example of a stable and secure post-colonial African country. And nowhere is this more evident than in its vibrant capital. Below is Time Out's celebration of the city, and the country, as we bring you the 75 best things to do in Accra and beyond...