UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Gambia (the)

Kunta Kinteh Islands, Gambia

Gambia (the) is home to 2 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Of those, there are 2 cultural sites, 0 natural sites and 0 mixed sites. Gambia (the) shares 1 of those sites with other countries.


The World Heritage Sites in Gambia (the) are:

  • Kunta Kinteh Island and Related Sites

    Kunta Kinteh Islands, Gambia
    James Island and Related Sites present a testimony to the main periods and facets of the encounter between Africa and Europe along the River Gambia, a continuum stretching from pre-colonial and pre-slavery times to independence.
  • Stone Circles of Senegambia*

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