Stalin Museum

Gori city assembly votes against re-erecting Stalin statue

By | October 2nd, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , |

(Radio Free Europe.) TBILISI, DFWatch–The city assembly in Joseph Stalin’s hometown Gori on Friday voted against the idea of re-erecting a six-meter high statue of the dictator. The statue was unveiled in 1952 on the central square in Gori. After the end of the Soviet Union […]

Stalin monument restored in Georgia

By | November 26th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch — A statue of Joseph Stalin in a town east in Georgia which was dismantled in 2011 has been restored. According to Information Center of Kakheti, locals Sunday morning discovered the restored Stalin statue in Akhmeta. The monument of the Soviet […]

Museum in Stalin’s hometown to focus on history of stalinism

By | April 9th, 2012|Categories: In brief, News|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch – The museum dedicated to Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin in his hometown of Gori in Georgia will change name to the Museum of Stalinism. The Ministry of Culture is behind the idea that the museum will offer visitors a historical account of stalinism, […]