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    Patarei Prison. Tallinn Estonia. Construction of the Patarei Prison started in 1829 and was finished in 1840. The prison was notorious for its r… Read More
    Patarei Prison. Tallinn Estonia. Construction of the Patarei Prison started in 1829 and was finished in 1840. The prison was notorious for its remarkably poor conditions. In 2002, the prison’s last inmates were moved to Tartu. Until 2004 it worked partly as prison hospital. Patarei prison was originally a sea fortress. Last death penalty took place in 1991. Read Less
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Patarei Prison. Tallinn, Estonia.

Construction of the Patarei Prison started in 1829 and was finished in 1840. The prison was notorious for its remarkably poor conditions. In 2002, the prison’s last inmates were moved to Tartu. Until 2004 it worked partly as prison hospital. Patarei prison was originally a sea fortress. Last death penalty took place in 1991.