Lagos is the most populous city in , spreading out across two main islands and onto the mainland. It is the country's financial capital, and is famous throughout Africa for its music scene.
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Notable Places in the Area

The is a national museum of , located in the city of Lagos. Photo: crashdburnd, CC BY-SA 2.0.

St. Nicholas Hospital is a private hospital located in in Lagos, . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The Marina, Lagos is an Anglican cathedral on , Lagos, . Photo: Kunlekoko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a memorial and leisure park area in the middle of downtown Lagos in , which was formerly Her Majesty's Broad Street Prison. Photo: Solasly, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is an affluent area that encompasses a former island of the same name neighbouring , and the Lekki Peninsula by the Lagos Lagoon. is situated 4½ km southeast of Lagos. Photo: OpenUpEd, CC BY 2.0.

is a slum area across the 3rd Mainland Bridge located on the coast of mainland Lagos. is situated 4½ km north of Lagos.

is a neighbourhood of , Lagos, in , Nigeria. is situated 3½ km north of Lagos.


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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Lagos. See this page's contributions. Photo: Tijl Vercaemer, CC BY 2.5.