The Slave House of Africa


The Slave House of Africa

House of Slaves or Maison des Esclaves is one of the prime attractions on Gorรฉe Island, 3 km off the coast of the city of Dakar, Senegal. This is basically a small house which is set to be one of the main building used during the period of Atlantic Slave Trade. This according to locals was one of the prime locations from where the majority of African slaves were transported. However there were other such houses dotted around the Island which were also used for legal and illegal slave trades.

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