About Freedom Park
The new Freedom Park on Lagos Island is situated on the site of the pilgrim jail where noticeable Nigerians had their correctional facility terms amid the provincial time. Opportunity Park is a brainchild of a Lagos-conceived planner and visionary, Theo Lawson, who had a dream to change the pilgrim jail to an image of flexibility.
This jail was utilized by the British pioneer bosses to torment, detain and hang in the hangman's tree those that restricted frontier control of Nigeria including Herbert Macaulay, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, Chief Michael Imodu, Sir Adeyemo Alakija and others.
Freedom Park is a commemoration recreation stop devoted to the protecting the Lagos provincial legacy and history of the Old Board Street jail. Today, the recreation center gives settings to occasions and recreational amusement.