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Unique perspective of the final days of the slave trade ..

The slave house or "Maison des Esclaves" was one of the last clandestine slave trading houses in... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2014
R J
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New Orleans, Louisiana
The psychology of slavery...

Slavery was a horrible thing, but the psychology of it is even worse. You'll learn a lot at this... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2017
Dan831984
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Ludwigsburg, Germany
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Reviewed September 3, 2017

Slavery was a horrible thing, but the psychology of it is even worse. You'll learn a lot at this place, it's eye-opening. I went with Noour Voyages, and my guide was able to get an English-speaking guide in about 2 minutes. This is a horrible,...More

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Reviewed May 3, 2017

The house is a real eye-opener. We had a translator with us, so we got to learn a lot about the history of the house. After the explanation we we're allowed to crawl underneath the floor. This was a very confronting and emotional experience. an...More

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Reviewed December 14, 2016

There is not much to see although it is hoped that this site will be developed into a museum in the future. Unfortunately all of the available guides speak French only so we couldn't access much of it. One plus - you can climb down...More

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Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

The story behind the slave house in Togo is one that needs to be heard at the location. It is riveting. My guide Jeremies was the best and also the manager of the attraction. It was the most memorable(apart from the nice local food) part...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

This is a little difficult to find, our driver had to stop a few times to ask directions but the local people were very helpful. It is about a 45 minute drive from Lome towards the Benin border. The guide was very knowledgeable & spoke...More

Thank Moira H
Reviewed June 8, 2014

The slave house or "Maison des Esclaves" was one of the last clandestine slave trading houses in operation after the abolition of slavery. Located less than a mile from the beach, the house was the last stop for slaves before boarding slave ships off the...More

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