Kgb Corner House, Riga

Kgb Corner House, Riga - Address

Address: Brīvības iela 61, Centra rajons, Rīga, LV-1010, Latvia

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Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

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About Kgb Corner House, Riga

Overview of Kgb Corner House

Home to Kgb Corner House is the city of Riga in the country of Latvia. Missed by most of the visitors, Kgb Corner House is unique in its own way.

Generally, tourists prefer visiting top attractions of Riga like Museum Of The Occupation Of Latvia, Riga Town Hall Square, House Of Blackheads, St. Mary's Dome Cathedral and St. Peter's Church. These are few of the top things to do in Riga.

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Getting around Kgb Corner House, Riga

Public Transport : Tram

It is recommended to take Tram which will cost you roughly EUR 2, taking around 4 minutes. The distance between the two points is 0.8 Kilometre.


Best transit method is Car. The distance is 2.88 Kilometre, costing around USD 1. The duration of the trip is 3 minutes.


On foot. The distance is 1.72 Kilometre and time to reach is approximately 21 minutes.

Public Transport : Tram

The most preferred mode of transport is Tram. The transit will take around 4 minutes, covering a distance of 0.8 Kilometre. The trip will cost you roughly EUR 2.


Take a Car. The total distance will be 2.89 Kilometre costing USD 1 and the duration of the trip will be 3 minutes.


You can reach Riga Town Hall Square on foot. The distance is 1.69 Kilometre and it will take around 20 minutes.

Public Transport : Tram

Best transit method is Tram. The distance is 0.8 Kilometre, costing around EUR 2. The duration of the trip is 4 minutes.


Suggested transit method is Car. The distance between the points being 2.89 Kilometre, the time taken for the journey is 3 minutes. The expense of the trip is USD 1.


It is recommended to walk. The distance is around 1.71 Kilometre and it will take around 21 minutes to reach the place on foot.

Kgb Corner House Tickets And Tours

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  • The guided tour through the prison cells is really good, for a good price. Left feeling like I know a lot more about Latvia. A great emotional insight into the shocking recent history of Latvia.

  • This is a really must do in Riga. You should book the guided tour because you'll be able to learn many things about this dark period with a young excellent guy! You'll also be able to visit the cells : very impressive and gloomy place Don't miss this place

  • Get to see this before it goes all Anne Frank. I went to the Anne Frank House a few times before they added a glass and crome building on it and covered all the best bits in glass and sanitised the experience. The KGB building is raw and dirty and unsanitised and really frighting. A raw and unapologetically gritty tour that doesn't need to use any props as your imagination adds the pain, screams and smell of blood of its victims. That said the execution chamber is closed for renovating but well worth it for €5. My english tour was at 1pm

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  • Although I would have liked to see the offices as well as the basement, the fact that the offices weren't open for visit wasn't in the hands of the people running the museum. This museum is very informative, with guides that aren't afraid to tell the truth without dancing around it. It's a very sad thing that this place will be repurposed, such a big chunk of history, even awful history, should be preserved, if only for a lesson for future generations. Go while you still can, but not for the faint of heart.

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  • Very interesting historic site. You will come away moved by the events and conditions of the facilities. Staff was knowledgeable and provided insight.

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