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Top 8 Interesting Places In Ogun State You Would Like To Visit

Ogun State is one the states in Nigeria with the highest number of tourists sights and national monuments. Abeokuta is the state capital of Ogun State.

 Below are some interesting places in Ogun State you would like to visit.


1. Birikisu Sungbo Shrine

Birikisu Sungbo is believed to be the Queen of Sheba which was written in the Bible and Quoran. Legend has it that she died and was buried at the spot where the shrine was elected. This shrine was dedicated to her.


2. Faith Tabernacle Worldwide

Located at Km 10, Idiroko road, Otta, Faith tabernacle is reputed as one of the world's largest churches in capacity terms. People from far and wide come to worship under an holistic atmosphere. The beautiful architectural design worth a visit.


3. National Museum Abeokuta

Abeokuta national museum boasts of relics and records from the past that celebrate the rich history of Egbaland.

Curators, Historians and Tourists visit the museum to learn about the rich history of Ogun State.


4. Osuuru water spring

The Osuuru spring is situated at Imeko town of Imeko/Afon local government area of Ogun State. The spring flows from a rocky hill and its torrents gushes forth onto a flat space and then down a valley in a way that makes for a perfect, visual scenery.

The spring is a perfect spot for adventurers, nature lovers and tourists.


5. Otta Farm

Located at Km 5, Idiroko road, Otta, Otta farm is one of the largest farms in Nigeria.

The farm owned by the former president Olusegun Obasanjo boasts of a variety of poultry, livestock and food products.The mission of Obasanjo farms is to view agriculture as a vital and profitable industry as well apply its use to all spheres of life.


6. Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL)

Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library is the first Presidential Library in Africa and It is located in Nigeria, Abeokuta, Ogun State. The Presidential library was built by Obasanjo and it was also named after him.

OOPL offers a serene and quiet environment which makes studying attractive. The library's book collection is all about the life of the former President, and national historical values.

The library also serves as an archive for the past, present and future history of Nigeria and the former presidents of Nigeria.


7. Abeokuta Golf Club

Located at golf resort drive, off IBB drive, Oke Mosan, Abeokuta, Abeokuta golf club ranks with the best in Nigeria. It has have a 4.5 kilometer course comprising four par three, four par five and 10 par four holes.

The course is surrounded by hills. The club-house is a lively place to unwind after a hard day on the course. The golf club continually attracts new members because of its exclusivity and environment, the club extends a warm reception to intending members and visitors alike.


8. Olumo Rock

This historical rock has attracted tourists from all works of life. This gigantic mountain could be seen from different corners of Abeokuta city.

Olumo rock, is one of the major tourist attractions in Nigeria with a captivating embodiment. Olumo rock is located in Abeokuta is a classic that stands out among other tourist attractions in Ogun state.

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