The Cape Coast Archive
Exploring & Preserving Cape Coast, Ghana

This site is maintained by the Digital Media Lab at the University of Virginia Library  


The Cape Coast Archive represents a collaborative effort by the University of Virginia Library, the United States branch of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS), and Ghanaian institutions to document the unique cultural landscape of the Cape Coast, Ghana region for the purposes of preservation and education.

The Media Collection

Panoramic Images

Conservation & Tourism Development Plan

Introduction (628Kb PDF)
The Public Realm
(Xmb PDF)
Heritage Conservation
(692Kb PDF)
(1.1mb PDF)