Cellular Jail – National Memorial

Cellular Jail – National Memorial
Cellular Jail
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The Cellular Jail, A National Memorial, Is Located At Port Blair Which Stood As A Mute Witness To The Most Brutal And Barbaric Atrocities Meted Out To National Freedom Fighters, Who Were Incarcerated In This Jail.

The Jail, Completed In The Year 1906 Acquired The Name ‘Cellular’ Because It Was Entirely Made Up Of Individual Cells For Solitary Confinement. It Originally Was A Seven-Block Structure With Three Stories And A Central Tower Acting As Its Fulcrum Comprising Of Honeycomb Like Corridors.

Timings : 9:00 Am To 12:00 Noon And From 1:30 Pm To 4:45 Pm (Opens In All Days Except National Holidays).

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