Imprisonment OVERVIEW

Robben Island is renowned for its use as a Maximum Security Prison (MSP) during the Apartheid era of South Africa’s history yet less is known of the Island’s use as a prison in the period preceding this and dating back 500 years. Criminal and political prisoners were sent to the Island during Colonial and Apartheid rule of South Africa.

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South Africans
R400 per adult
R210 per child (U/18)

Non South Africans
R600 per adult
R310 per child (U/18)

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