Concentração do Tarrafal. “Tarrafal: memórias do Campo da Morte. Lenta” resultou desse reencontro. Durante os dias em que os antigos presos voltaram. English: Old Concentration Camp in Tarrafal, Santiago Island – Cape Verde. Português: Antigo Campo de Concentração do Tarrafal, Ilha de. Cabo Verde, Ilha Santiago, Tarrafal de Santiago, Tarrafal de Santiago . , 20 janeiro – inauguração do Museu do Campo de Concentração do Tarrafal.

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Each of them is fascinating and upsetting for many in its own way. After consolidating his power, he declared the Estado Novo “New State” in There was a lot of information in the walls but only in Portuguese.

While en route the basic camp was completed on 29 October To concentrzo to Tarrafal Concentration one best takes an aluguer, although one can also walk. Konzentrationslager Colonia Penal de Tarrafal.

The camp, which opened inwas first meant for people opposing the regime of Salazar, later it became a prison for independence fighters from Angola, Guinea-Bissau and Cape Verde. Reviewed 16 November via mobile.


They gave classes to one another and trained themselves as translators and clerks. Walk in the past. Since its closure as a prison, the site has been used as a military base, a refugee camp, a storage facility, and a school.

Near the entrance it is possible to go to the top of the wall, where one sees that there was an inner moat before the wall.

It housed opponents to Portugal ‘s right-wing authoritarian regime. Ticket fee is CVE, and you get what you pay for. Archived from the original on The PVDE used physical and psychological violence against concentrai prisoners, this included sleep deprivation, beatings, and humiliation.

The site was approved because it was best suited to “hygiene, surveillance, and natural resources”; all ideal properties that a prison colony should have according to Portuguese penal experts. Own or manage this property? Strict regulations vampo enforced and outside information was forbidden.

The place closed with the carnation revolution in Portugal It is part of a project to preserve and record the history cammpo the camp. Ideologically Tarrafal was created for two purposes. The camp would also operate a small railway in order to transport supplies and fuel. In response, many left-wing organizations began campaigns against the right-wing regime.


Tarrafal camp

TripAdvisor LLC is not responsible for content on external web sites. This place is really interesting and a good chance to show Cabo Verde history to visitors.

Reviewed 30 January Concetrao of Konzentrationslager Colonia Penal de Tarrafal. What’s your side of the story?

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Tarrafal concentration camp. By the camp had been rebuilt in brick. About Us Help Centre. The most severe punishment was conducted in a concrete cell called the frigideira English: The frigideira was replaced with hollandinha. Which Tarrafal hotels are on sale? Tarrafal Island Tour Casa Strela. It doncentrao well maintained and has a lot of information about the history of the place, although I think, but am not sure, that all the information is only in Portuguese.

Write a Review Reviews A piece of history. Several rooms with pictures and briefs about the Islands history.