KGB Museum - the "Chekist" Hall of the KGB of the USSR
Opened in 1984 the Hall was created for professional training and educating of the State Security services employees. The training was done according to the best traditions of the Soviet special services. More them 2000 exhibits demonstrate intelligence and counterintelligence activity in Russian state. There you would know the name of the first Russian double agent who obtained valuable information of Mamai's plans in 1380 and also a lot of evidences referring to 19th and 20th centuries. A number of stands comment on the events of mass repression during Stalin's era and scrupulous work for rehabilitation. A separate hall illustrates the security services activity during the World War ll. Some exhibits of counterintelligence activity nowadays are of great interest. Much attention was paid to technical means of Intelligence. There are pictures of apprehension &foreign agents caught red-handed and the accomplices of that.