Category:Robben Island

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository
Jump to: navigation, search

This place is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, listed as Robben Island.


Asturianu | Беларуская | Català | Dansk | Deutsch | English | Euskara | فارسی | Français | עברית | Hrvatski | Magyar | Italiano | Latviešu | Македонски | മലയാളം | مازِرونی | Nederlands | Polski | Русский | Slovenščina | Українська | 中文(简体) | 中文(繁體) | +/−

Flag of South Africa.svg This category shows a South African Protected Site with SAHRA file reference 9/2/018/0004
See also: External entry in South African Heritage Resource Agency database.

Historically a pantry, prison, military base and leper colony among other things, today Robben Island ("seal island") is a living museum and world heritage site.

Robben Island Museum established in 1997 is a declared cultural institution reporting to the South African Minister of Arts and Culture. Robben Island Museum tours of the island are conducted via the Nelson Mandela Gateway ferry terminal in the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront next to the V&A Waterfront clock tower. The old Robben Island Embarkation Building is a separate Robben Island Museum exhibition site situated on Jetty 1 in the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, diagonally opposite the Nelson Mandela Gateway building and the V&A Waterfront clock tower.

Subcategories

This category has the following 18 subcategories, out of 18 total.

Pages in category "Robben Island"

This category contains only the following page.

Media in category "Robben Island"

The following 50 files are in this category, out of 50 total.