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Address: Port Blair, Port Blair, South Andaman Island, 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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Sound & Light Show

Make a trip to the Cellular Jail and do take time to check out the sound and light show in the evening. The lighting and the voice overs are good and would give a glimpse of how... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Visakhapatnam, India
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Visakhapatnam, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Make a trip to the Cellular Jail and do take time to check out the sound and light show in the evening. The lighting and the voice overs are good and would give a glimpse of how the valiant freedom fighters held their own against the oppressions of the British and the Japanese.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

vir savarkar was imprisoned for more than 10 years with vigorous and tough jail and jailor . he and hundreds of freedom fighters sacrificed their lives thats why we are freely moving in this country.

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Coimbatore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A visit is a must to learn of the atrocities committed by the British on the freedom fighters. Don't miss the light and sound show.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Allocate more time to this monument , have a guide and they will give more insight and make the place lot more interesting.

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The stories of the freedom fighter, their life in the jail, crossing Kalapani, the light-and-sound show overwhelms our mind!! Nostalgic, patriotic again.

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are patriotic and feel for people who have given up so much for us. This is th eplace to be. do not miss the ligh

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mumbai
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A well maintained monument. Guides are available for details. Feel the british atrocities the revolutionaries had to go through. Get inspired from their resolve.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

if u are in port blair .. dont miss the light and sound show of cellular jail .. its definately worth knowing the history of port blair and how the freedom fighters make all sacrifices for us .. the show itself is a amaze...

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Allahabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are in Port Blair, this one is must see to learn a part of cruel British occupancy of india & its freedom struggle. sadly place is not being maintained as scrupulously as it deserve.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Cellular Jail - a colonial prison where great Indian freedom fighters were exiled far away from the mainland without the knowledge of even their families. A great place to visit for those who are interested in the history of India's struggle for freedom. It tells the story of atrocities-some of them unimaginable- inflicted upon the great souls. Built in seven... More 

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