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Stalin Museum

The museum makes no serious attempt to present a balanced account of Stalin's career or deeds. It remains, much as when it opened in 1957, a reverent homage to the Gori boy who became a key figure of 20th-century wo…
Fortress in Gori

Gori Fortress

This oval citadel stands on the hill at the heart of Gori, a short walk west from Stalinis gamziri. It dates mostly from the Middle Ages, with 17th-century additions. With fine views, it’s a good place to be around …
Cafe in Gori

Cake House

A rattan-chaired cafe between the Stalin Museum and Stalinis moedani, serving super-sweet, gooey cakes, Turkish coffee and draft beer.
Museum in Gori

War Museum

The War Museum, 400m south of the Stalin Museum, is mostly devoted to Gori people’s involvement in WWII, but also contains a small display on the 2008 war. In the lobby are a few pieces of Russian ordnance from that…
Georgian in Gori

Sport Kafe

A large, bright and popular place just south of Stalinis moedani, Sport prepares a big range of Georgian fare pretty well – including chakhrakina, a rare khachapuri species containing beetroot leaves and sour cream …