At first brush, Cape Coast is actually breath-taking. It is located on the Coast of Africa and as shown here features a thriving fishing industry.
President and Mrs Obama visited the Prison on July 11, 2009. Michelle Obama traces her roots back to Cape Coast.
This series shows the male dungeon where 200 slaves were kept in each room for as much a 3 months awaiting deportment or death.
Below is a picture of the female dungeon. There were many fewer women slaves than men.
Above is the first court room Ghana with Donny Dayton, BYU law student intern at Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah. Below is the building where the Church was organized in Ghana on Dec. 3 1978. Pictured with Donny Dayton and President Robison is James Ewudzie, the 4th person baptized in Ghana. In total 89 people were baptized that day of the 249 baptized that first weekend.
Below is the site of Billy Johnson's home which is no longer standing. Billy Johnson was the key person who got the Church started in Ghana.
Here is a photo of Jame Ewudzie and his brother with President Robison, just across the street from the location of Billy's home.