Here are pictures taken Oct. 16, 2009 on a visit to Robben Island whose long history is well documented on Wikipedia.
TIP – hover your cursor/pointer over each picture for a bit of info!
Robben Island Moturu Kramat Muslim Shrine
Robben Island – Freedom Boat Picture
Hallway outside communal cells
Former political prisoner explains life in the “yard” outside cellblock
Robben Island – Mandelas Cellblock Housing
Robert Sobukwe – Leader of Pan African Conference resistence movement
Quarry and “reunion rockpile” started by Mandela in 1995
Robben Island Diet Card Blacks and Coloured
Former Political Prisoner and Guide Explains Prison Life In Large Cell
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