Cellular Jail

Currently Open
  • Address: Near to G.B. Pant Hospital, Atlanta Point, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar islands, India
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 04:15 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 10 INR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Landmark, Estate, Memorial, Family And Kids

The Cellular Jail situated in Port Blair is a national memorial and used to house many notable Indian activists during the struggle for India's independence. This is the jail where ‘dangerous criminals’ used to be sent to when they had a ‘Kala Paani ki Saza’ ruling. The jail stands witness to the sufferings of the freedom fighters and patriots of India. Within the jail is a museum, an art gallery and a photo exhibit. The story India’s freedom struggle is brought alive in a moving Son-et-Lumiere (light and sound show) which is shown daily inside the jail compound at 6:00 pm in Hindi and 7:15 pm in English.

Entrance Ticket Details For Cellular Jail

  • Entry Rs.10
  • Light and sound show for Adult Rs.20
  • Kids between 5 and 12 Rs.10
  • Photo Camera Rs.25
  • Video Camera Rs.100

Cellular Jail Hours

Light and Sound Show timings:

  • Hindi show at 6:00 pm.
  • English show at 7:15 pm.

How to Reach Cellular Jail

  • Mohanpura Central bus stand

  • Zafran Restaurant
  • Annapurna Cafeteria

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  • Cellular Jail Address: Near to G.B. Pant Hospital, Atlanta Point, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar islands, India
  • Cellular Jail Timing: 09:00 am - 04:15 pm
  • Cellular Jail Price: 10 INR
  • Time required to visit Cellular Jail: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Port Blair include Cellular Jail in their plan

  • 63.08% of people start their Cellular Jail visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Cellular Jail

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

92.71% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Cellular Jail

People normally club together Rajiv Gandhi Water Sports Complex and Marina Park And Aquarium while planning their visit to Cellular Jail.

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