Many visitors to Lagos are inexorably drawn to the city’s lifestyle – diverse culture, business hotspot and wealth of top architectures. Visitors to the city are always by amaze by the stunning, modernist architecture – things of beauty, symbols of their greatness. The city is a fascinating place for anyone with an interest in buildings, such as Intercontinental Hotel, National Arts Theatre and The Civic Centre. Here’s our list and guide to some of the most beautiful buildings in Lagos, Nigeria.
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Cathedral Church of Christ Lagos
This building is located at Marina Street, Lagos island has an ancient look with its old days colour and architecture. The Cathedral Chruch of Christ is known to be the oldest Anglican cathedral in the church of Nigeria and one of the most beautiful on Africa. The construction of this Norman gothic building started in 1924 and was completed in 1946. To this day, the most important Christain religious events are held here, besides the regular worshipping. Visitors can explore the building and take photos. If in need of reconnection with your faith, then feel free to join the spiritually filled congregation along with choir performances.
Diamond Bank Official Head Office
PGD’s Place is Diamond Bank official head office situated at the Lekki-Epe Expressway. This structure differs from the normal architectural get up of Diamond bank branches scattered around. An architectural heaven with its very unique style. Sheet metals running along with the glass façade reflecting Lagos earthy backdrop to this innovative work environment. The building catches the eye from a distance and definitely hard to miss, wowing tourists and locals alike.
The Civic Centre
The famous Civic Centre at the heart of Victoria Island, Lagos. This award-winning facility boasts a breathtaking scenery of the Lagos lagoon. Leading event centre due to its high-quality banqueting, ultra-modern architectural structures and satisfies all needs of a centre. From vast parking lot to well organized security system, they are living a legend of event management.
Four Points by Sheraton Lagos
Located at Oniru Chieftancy Estate is the glamorous Four Point. One word to describe the building would be obvious as it looks like it was pulled right out of a casino movie. The night time compliments the building, easy to see why is one of the most beautiful buildings in Lagos, Nigeria. Four Point by Sheraton is not only notable for its one of a kind architecture but also for its indoor pool, spa and Asian restaurant.