El Kala Fort

El Kala Fort

El Kala Fort, or Le Fort du Moulin (Fort of the Mill) is a historical fort located in the city of El Kala in El Taref Province, Algeria. The fort dates back to the 17th century AD during the Ottoman era. With the arrival of the French in the region, they expanded and fortified the fort to protect their commercial interests in eastern Algeria.

Site Information

Country: Algeria

District: El Taref Province

Category: Castles and Fortresses

Site History: 17th Century AD

Oldest Culture: Islamic

Later Cultures: French

Site Features: Islamic & French Monuments

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