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Address: Port Blair, Port Blair, South Andaman Island 744101, India
Phone Number: 9007742360
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Built between 1896 and 1908, this jail was home to hundreds of freedom...

Built between 1896 and 1908, this jail was home to hundreds of freedom fighters.

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One of the must see

Visit this place to know about our martyrs. Evening sound & light show is must see. Always travel with a guide to know well

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Dipam K
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New Delhi, India
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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visit this place to know about our martyrs. Evening sound & light show is must see. Always travel with a guide to know well

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

When you are in Port Blairsville do visit the prison. Attend the light and sound show to get a sense of the history of the place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A must visit place of Port Blair. Very heart touchy and iconic place this one. Evening light & sound was just mind blowing. Its showing the real history of Black Water punishments by British rulers and life history of Veer Savarkar. Its feeling very sorrow of Gallows and Old Cells of the Freedom Fighters. Must Visit for all. VANDE MATARAM....

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Thank Joydeep B
Noida, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This Cellular Jail remind us Pre - Independence era of India. Solitary confinement of prisoners & how Britishers treated Indian freedom fighters prisoners. It was really horrible, lift & sound depicts live story of that time, must see whenever in Port Blair.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

If you are on a tour to port blair, andaman & nicobar islands, then it is a must visit place. Marked with historical importance, a great place to go with your family.

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Thank ila n
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The jail is worth visiting to understand the sufferings freedom fighters had gone through.They have a picture gallery too.It's one of the best attractions in Port Blair.The main highlight was the 'Light and Sound show' in the evening which covered a great depth of jail's and island's history which was amazing. Truly a historic gem.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Its nice historical place to know about the struggle of our freedom fighters.Spcially Veer Savarkar There is a light n sound show in the evening which verry good but it shoud be chang last 8 years are same

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New Delhi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A must visit spot, the light and sound show is really amazing and tells about the story of the cellular jail and the inmates or rather freedom fighters who took on to British rule. The saga of their will power, pain can still be felt in this structure. Must Visit for all. Jai Hind!!

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the light and sound show there earlier this month. it was such a lively show. stories associated with this jail is heartbreaking, reminder of great sacrifices of those great patriots. Hats off to Indu, Mohon and many more who fought for our freedom.

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Indian Shores, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Glorious Sacrifice of our Freedom Fighters who were subject to inhuman and barbaric torture in the hands of the Britishers here.

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