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  • It was less than £1 to visit, but there is very little to see. There is information in English on the walls, but most pertained to the military and I wasn't sure its significance to the prison. Person...  more »
  • A very colorful historical place. Admission is paid. It is better to walk through the territory with a tour guide. It's a beautiful view of the city.
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  • Zindon (the jail) is a few hundred meters from the entrance. Although small, the torture room and the 6.5 m deep bug pit were cool to check out.  more »
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  • Very much beautiful.
  • Worth the visit, look for Atlas Obscura article on The Bug Pit before the visit to make it more interesting.
  • Sandra
  • The notorious Zindon prison at Bukhara, Uzbekistan, where British officers Stoddart and Conolly were held in the "bug pit" until their public execution outide the Ark in 1842.
  • Zindonda tarixni ko'rasiz
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