Documentation Center

Dossier of the Month

Every month the museum highlights – a document or a theme. In common, always the Resistance and the Freedom, in all its forms.


Angola Operation

Following the beginning of the colonial war in Angola in 1961, about one hundred Africans flee from Portugal. In June 1961, sixty students take part in the great escape, known as “Angola Operation”.

Angola Operation

 

Documentation Centre of the Museum of Aljube
Rua Augusto Rosa, 42 • 1100-059 Lisboa

Telephone: 215 818 538
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