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Monrovia Destination Guide

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Discover Monrovia in Liberia. Monrovia in the region of Montserrado with it's 939,524 inhabitants is a town located in Liberia and is the capital of this country.

Considering your flexibility, these larger cities could be interesting to check as well: Kpaia, Vai Town, Tubmanburg, Topoe Village, Tomo or Conakry. Since you are in the region already, make sure to check out Yekpi Town, Westpoint, Sinkor, Plonkor, Nipay Town and Fiamah. Map of the area of Monrovia in Liberia

Local Time

Current time in Monrovia is now 01:27 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Monrovia" with an UTC offset of 0 hours.

Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 24°C / 76 °F
Evening 25°C / 77 °F
Night 24°C / 75 °F
Rain 39 l/sq m
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1027.1 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain
24°C / 75 °F Heavy intensity rain

Saturday, 23rd of September 2017
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
Overcast clouds Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Sunday, 24th of September 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)
Monday, 25th of September 2017
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 25°C (78 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)

Video Collection

The changing face of Monrovia New Buildi...

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Desperate for work in Monrovia

Twice I've seen Henry walking the streets around the NGO compound area in Monrovia, Liberia looking for help. He carries one daughter in his arms as another, named Kadi, follows in tow. He

42:02 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: February 03, 2015 by fangmai

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Liberia Raw Video Chat with Youth on Mo...

22:13 min, rating: 5/5
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Liberia: Grace führt durchs SOS-Kinderd...

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49:40 min, rating: 3/5
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God is Able to Protect His Own

Pastor Julia Toe Little White Chapel Church Logan Town, Monrovia, Liberia

34:00 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: August 10, 2014 by RICHARD W. HARMON

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Photo Collection

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Interesting facts about this location

Antoinette Tubman Stadium

Antoinette Tubman Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Monrovia, Liberia. It is used mostly for football matches. It has a capacity of 10,000 people

Tags: Sports venues in Liberia, Sport in Monrovia, Multi-purpose stadiums in Liberia, Football venues in Liberia, Buildings and structures in Monrovia
Coordinates: 6.3, -10.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Cape Mesurado

Cape Mesurado is a headland on the coast of Liberia near the capital Monrovia and the mouth of the Saint Paul River. It was named Cape Mesurado by Portuguese sailors in the 1560s. It is the promontory on which African American settlers established the city now called Monrovia on 25 April 1822. There is a lighthouse on Cape Mesurado, located in the Mamba Point neighborhood of Monrovia and in the cape's northwestern portion, that was established in 1855.

Tags: Saint Paul River, Montserrado County, Headlands of Liberia
Coordinates: 6.3, -10.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Greater Monrovia District

The Greater Monrovia District is one of four districts located in Montserrado County, Liberia. Though it shares its name with Monrovia, the nation's capital, it is politically independent of the city.

Tags: Montserrado County, Monrovia, Districts of Liberia
Coordinates: 6.3, -10.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

House of Representatives (Liberia)

The House of Representatives is the lower chamber of the bicameral legislative branch of Liberia, and together with the Senate comprises the Legislature of Liberia. The number of seats is fixed by law at 73, with each county being apportioned a number of seats based on its percentage of the national population. House members represent single-member districts within the counties drawn up by the National Elections Commission and serve six-year terms.

Tags: National lower houses, Legislature of Liberia
Coordinates: 6.3, -10.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.


Liberia Listen/laɪˈbɪəriə/, officially the Republic of Liberia, is a country in West Africa bordered by Sierra Leone to its west, Guinea to its north and Côte d'Ivoire to its east. It covers an area of 111,369 km and is home to about 3.7 million people. English is the official language and over thirty indigenous languages are also spoken within the country.

Tags: West African countries, States and territories established in 1847, Republics, Reparations for slavery, Member states of the United Nations, Member states of the African Union, Liberia, Least Developed Countries, English-speaking countries and territories, Economic Community of West African States, Countries in Africa, Countries bordering the Atlantic Ocean
Coordinates: 6.3, -10.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.


Monrovia is the capital city of the West African nation of Liberia. Located on the Atlantic Coast at Cape Mesurado, it lies geographically within Montserrado County, but is administered separately. The city is governed as a metropolitan city called Greater Monrovia District, which had a population of 970,824 as of the 2008 census, containing 29% of the total population of Liberia and is the country's most populous city.

Tags: Saint Paul River, Port cities in Liberia, Populated places in Liberia, Populated places established in the 1820s, Populated places established by African Americans, Montserrado County, Monrovia, Mesurado River, James Monroe, Capitals in Africa
Coordinates: 6.3, -10.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Music of Liberia

The music of Liberia involves several different genres. Liberia is a West African country. Its musical heritage includes several important genres of pop derived from neighbors like Ghana and Nigeria. Liberia also boasts an array of indigenous folk music, Christian music and influences from its Americo-Liberian minority. Because most cultures and customs in Liberia are influenced by the United States, R&B and Hip-hop are also being performed in this country as well.

Tags: Liberian music
Coordinates: 6.3, -10.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Paynesville, Liberia

Paynesville (sometimes Paynesward) is a suburb east of Monrovia, located in Liberia. Despite being a suburb, it is geographically large than the city of Monrovia and is currently expanding eastward along the Robertsfield Highway and northeastward beyond Red Light Market. Paynesville is often considered a part of the Greater Monrovia area. It was the location of the Paynesville Omega Transmitter, the highest structure of Africa, until the tower's demolition in 2011.

Tags: Populated places in Liberia, Populated places established by Americo-Liberians, Populated places established by African Americans, Montserrado County
Coordinates: 6.3, -10.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi from center.

Supreme Court of Liberia

The Supreme Court of Liberia is the highest judicial body in the West African nation of Liberia. The court consists of the Chief Justice of Liberia and four Associate Justices, who are nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate. The justices hold court at the Temple of Justice on Capitol Hill in Monrovia.

Tags: National supreme courts, Monrovia, Liberian law
Coordinates: 6.3, -10.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

University of Liberia

The University of Liberia (UL) is a publicly funded institution of higher learning located in Monrovia, Liberia. Authorized by the national government in 1851, the school opened in 1863 as Liberia College and became a university in 1951. The school is one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in West Africa and is accredited by the Liberian Commission on Higher Education. Civil wars have disrupted and damaged the school over the last three decades.

Tags: University of Liberia, Universities in Liberia, Educational institutions established in 1862
Coordinates: 6.3, -10.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.