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American Spaces
Compelling programs and activities on a wide range of themes and topics


American Spaces are open-access learning and gathering places around the world that promote interaction – both in-person and virtual – among local audiences and the United States. More than 600 American Spaces are located in universities, shopping malls, libraries and other public places, as well as on embassy compounds, in more than 140 countries.

In a welcoming American-themed environment, American Spaces deliver compelling programs and activities on a wide range of themes and topics — everything from free internet access to objective news publications to advanced technology to programs on freedom of cultural expression. For example, visitors may find

        • Educational advising for those who want to study in the U.S.
        • Workshops on a range of topics from career skills to English language learning
        • Classes and clubs introducing new technologies, 21st-century digital skills and academic resources
        • Films, discussions and lectures on entrepreneurship, leadership, current events, international affairs and much more
        • Visit one of the American Spaces below to learn more!

American Spaces in Guinea

American Center in Conakry

American Corner in Sonfonia

American Corner in Kankan

American Corner in N'Zérékoré

American Affiliate Space Mamou


American Center Services

The American Center in Conakry serves as a basic tool to help you find accurate information on whatever you need.

Being part of the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Conakry, the American Center (AC) has two multilingual librarians to assist people with their information needs.

Tip for visitors in the Embassy

Visitors to the Embassy are kindly reminded not to bring large bags, cell phones, cameras, computers, tablets, recording equipment, electronic storage or any other electronic devices, as it is prohibited to bring them onto the compound.  The Embassy’s security entrance cannot store large bags, computers or tablets, so please make other arrangements for storage during your visit.

American Center Staff 

Email: conakryas@state.gov

American Center Hours
Monday- Wednesday 9:00-15:00

To become a member in our various American Spaces in Guinea, complete this form.