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KGB Museum

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Attention !!! Tours are NOT CONDUCTED for one person. The minimum number of people in group two. KGB for many years have been of the most powerful and famous secret service in the world. The KGB museum was founded by the organization Chernyy dozhd...more
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Vlashska 591/13, Prague 118 00, Czech Republic
Mala Strana (Little Quarter)
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was very excited about seeing the KGB Muzeum however, it was not what I expected. Although the tour guide was very passionate and animated, it was hard to understand his English at times, which was unfortunate. The museum is small and simply a room...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So much enthusiasm and knowledge, theater and explanation about the weapons were great. Would definitely go again even if it’s just for the shooting knifes

Thank coenh871
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had planned to visit this place if we could, so when it popped up on my phone on our walk down from the castle, we went even though if was about 4.20 and it closed at 5. When we stepped in the owner ushered...More

2  Thank Tracy S
MuseumKGBinPrague, General Manager at KGB Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Of course, everyone believes you. All believe that Saddam Hussein had stored chemical weapons, all believe that Lee Harvey Oswald killed Kennedy, believe that Putin has destroyed the airliner, believe that Russia attacked Georgia, believe that NASA moonlanded. We all believe you... Do you know...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before you read about my experience, please review some responses to negative comments by so called the museum. It will give you a real taste of their “professionalism.” Our tour guide was terrible. He was trying to be funny but he was not. That’s ok....More

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MuseumKGBinPrague, Front Office Manager at KGB Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Lies, lies and once again an absolute lie. I don't try to look ridiculous, around us a lot of clowns that look like you. Such people and do not need to say anything, they already look ridiculous. You have to say honestly - I'm offended...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I literally loved every minute of the KGB museum tour. The owner clearly loved teaching us about each artifact and I won't forget anything I've learned. He himself was hilarious and brilliantly performative, and I laughed so many times. He spoke about poisons and weapons,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We didn’t know what to expect, and certainly what we got was different to any other museum we have ever visited. The whole experience was very entertaining and will live in our memories for many years to come.

Thank Andrew-Mary S
Reviewed October 1, 2018

More a collection of curators artifacts than a museum. Tour lasts approx 1 hour. Lost of exhibits and knowledge of curator if very good. Lots of acting from the guide.

1  Thank Mark T
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

dont waste your money! operator is a bit of a nutter😳 very small 2 room wartime collection, with a focus on different ways to kill people...demonstrated with way too much enthusiasmMore

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MuseumKGBinPrague, Guest Relations Manager at KGB Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

You are not shy to show your level of mental development. This is a brave thing to do. Why do you lie ? I talk about the Great Patriotic war only at the end of the tour. Such a rule in your country - to...More

Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

First of all THANK YOU to the guide who obviousely created, manage and animate this museum. It was VERY INTERESTING to have another point of view from inside Russia. The guide is cash and explain with PASSION what was KGB (you may even understand better...More

3  Thank Y2541TSphilippeb
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

the Museum (collection) owner was really funny, he gives a presentation if his items that lasts around an hour and is really enjoyable! (Even if you're not particularly interested in the KGB)

2  Thank breccoli
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matthoney5
July 18, 2017|
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Response from Lilian_Ratto | Reviewed this property |
He is a really intelligent man, with a great knowledge about his business, funny and passionate about his work!!! He great fun when he presents his museum to the visitors!!
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lynn t
March 22, 2016|
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Response from Alex K | Reviewed this property |
Like 250-350. I forgot. But don't go. It is a terrible museum. Trust me.
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PeterDane
February 15, 2016|
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Response from Dada E |
The guide is the owner, and yes, he is English speaking. Tours start when people arrive :) if you are there early the tour starts with you, if there is already a group you can join. On Monday is closed, visiting hours: 9:00... More
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