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Old Fort and Constitution Hill

The site of an infamous prison reborn as the superb Constitutional Court, art gallery and museum. The history of Constitution Hill dates back to 1892, at first a prison, then turned into military defence post, during the South African War. These buildings were known as "the Fort" and through the years it has incarcerated famous people like for example Indian Mahatma Gandhi. In 1964 the Fort was declared a National Monument, and in the late 90’s it was chosen the new Constitutional Court.
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