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Fort Jesus Museum (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Located in Mombasa Island, Fort Jesus Museum was built to secure the safety of Portuguese living on the East Coast of Africa. The Fort was used as a barrack for the soldiers and converted to a prison when the British protectorate was proclaimed. 
Fort Jesus Museum (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
The Fort is now an important historical landmark in the East African region, a national treasure managed by the National Museums of Kenya. 


 
 

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