KGB Corner House - Kgb Building File No. 1914/2014
About KGB Corner House - Kgb Building File No. 1914/2014
The building, originally built as apartments, became the headquarters for the Soviet Political Secret Police, also known as Cheka, during the Soviet Occupation. Today it is a museum where visitors can take a guided tour of the building and see prison cells, intogration rooms, and the court yard.
Address: Brīvības iela 61, Rīgā, LV-1010
Free – Donations welcomed
Student (with valid ID) & Senior: €2
Where to Purchase Guided Tour Tickets
At the museum
*Online guided tour reservations recommended during peak times.
Hours of Operation
10 am to 5:30 pm – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
12 pm to 7 pm – Wednesday
10 am to 4 pm – Saturday, Sunday
Guided tours can be distressing for some visitors as it consists of viewing cells and interrogation rooms where people were held, tortured, and executed.
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