Stalin's Summer Residence, Sochi

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At Stalin's Summer Residence, sit on the dictator's couch, and touch his leather jacket and other personal belongings. Painted green for camouflage, the house on top of the ridge is surrounded by palms and cedars. Inside the dark interior, you'll see heavy curtains, redwood furniture, a pool 1.52 m (5 ft) deep, and a small army cot. A wax figure of Stalin sits in his study. According to rumor, Stalin haunts the house. The complex features a hotel and a restaurant where you can sample homemade eastern dishes. Use our Khosta vacation planner to visit Stalin's Summer Residence on your trip to Khosta, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Would highly recommend visiting the place although there are not that many actual historical objects left in the house that you would expect to see in a residence. Still the place shows the way of lif...  more »
  • There are not that many places to visit in Sochi. Stalin's summer house located 30 minutes from the city center, is one of the more interesting historical sites in Sochi. Painted completely dark green...  more »
  • I visited with our own English speaking guide who was a history teacher who was able to bring the character of the man and this place to life. I cant say there's a huge mount to see, but what there is...  more »

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