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.

General Information

Address: Brīvības iela 61, Rīgā, LV-1010

Telephone: +37127875692


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Tickets Prices


Free – Donations welcomed

Guided Tour

Adult: €5

Student (with valid ID) & Senior: €2 

Where to Purchase Guided Tour Tickets

At the museum


*Online guided tour reservations recommended during peak times.

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Public Transportation

Several buses stop along Brīvības iela.

It’s approximately a 15 – 20 minute walk the Freedom Monument.

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

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Useful Information

Guided tours can be distressing for some visitors as  it consists of viewing cells and interrogation rooms where people were held, tortured, and executed.

Attractions near the KGB Corner House

Temple of the Holly Prince Alexander Nevskiy