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Apart from running the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Lagos, Nigeria’s “Centre of Excellence”, an emerging global destination and one of the world’s fastest growing mega city is a haven for fun lovers, shopping; night life and its beautiful beaches are a charm to residents and visitors.

Though Lagos is part of the Yoruba speaking South western Nigeria, its population is made up of every tribe in the country and different nationalities of the world.

The following are some fun spots in Lagos

 

National Museum, Lagos

Established in 1957, National Museum, Lagos, has great collections in archaeology, ethnography and traditional art.

museum

 

Terra Kulture, Lagos

Terra Kulture is a privately owned educational and recreational centre; a perfect place for the lovers of art, culture and everything African.

 

Silverbird Galleria, Lagos

Silverbird Galleria is a top-of-the-range galleria with entertainment package where you can see the latest movies, live concert and shows, stage plays etc.

 

Freedom Park, Lagos

The new Freedom Park is located on the site of the colonial prison where prominent Nigerians served their jail terms during the colonial era.

 

National Arts Theatre, Lagos

Constructed in 1976, National Arts Theatre which hosted the Festival of Arts and Culture (FESTAC) in 1977 is a multi-purpose national monument for the preservation, presentation and promotion of Nigerian arts and culture.

 

Whispering Palms Beach Resort, Badagry

Whispering Palms is a conference resort centre occupying about 8 acres of land located in Iworo, Badagry Local Government Area of Lagos State. The resort lies on the Lagoon and typifies the beauty of the area’s cool Atlantic breeze, sillica sands, palm trees and chirping birds.

 

Lekki Conservation Centre

Lekki Conservation centre is a nature reserve established in 1990 to serve as biodiversity conservation icon and environment education centre in Lagos.

 

La Campagne Tropicana

Lacampagne Tropicana Beach Resort is a 65 acre tranquil paradise located just an hour’s drive from Victoria Island in Lagos State. This resort offers a unique blend of natural environments which include a fresh water lake, accessible mangrove forest, a savannah, extensive sandy beach and the warm Atlantic sea.

 

The Palms

A world class shopping center

 

Hotels in Lagos

Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island Lagos

Kuramo Waters, Victoria Island Lagos

Sheraton Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos

Four Points by Sheraton, Victoria Island Lagos

The Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos

Southern Sun Ikoyi, Lagos

Best Western Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos

The Island Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos

The Wheatbaker, Victoria Island Lagos

Protea Hotel Victoria Island

Protea Hotel Ikeja, Lagos

Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos

Ibis Lagos Airport, Ikeja Lagos

InterContinental Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos

The Moorhouse, Ikoyi, Lagos

Register for the 2020
Lagos City Marathon

Join us at this edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon 2020. We are looking forward to have you be a part of this wonderful event.

Register for 2020 race

Become a Lagos 2020
Marathon Volunteer

Whilst volunteering at the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon,
it promises to be fun, exciting and rewarding but definitely not
for the faint-hearted. Though it may be long, tiring plus drain
physically and mentally; yet come rain or shine, we really need
your support as members of the fabulous team to make this a success!

Become a volunteer

Explore Lagos, Nigeria's
"center of excellence"

Apart from running the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Lagos, Nigeria’s “Centre of Excellence”, an emerging global destination and one of the world’s fastest growing mega city is a haven for fun lovers, shopping; night life and its beautiful beaches are a charm to residents and visitors.

Explore Lagos

Find out the route for
runners

The starting point will be at Western Avenue, in front of the National
Stadium Surulere, opposite Teslim Balogun Stadium. The finish will be
in front of Eko Atlantic City, Victoria Island.

Explore routes and maps