The Chairman of the Central Committee of the Communist Party Gennady Zyuganov, to the Minister of Culture Vladimir Medina letter with the request to establish a full-fledged museum of Joseph Stalin in the village Khoroshevo Rzhev. He also asked the Minister to assist in the installation of a monument to Stalin. On Friday, May 1, the newspaper “Izvestia».
The leader of the Communist Party led the poll data, which, according to him, showed that for the creation of a museum of Stalin speak more than 70 percent of the residents of Rzhev and the surrounding area. At the same time, according to Zyuganov, “liberal society” was talking about the unacceptability of the establishment of such a museum.
15:24 April 10, 2015
This is a two-storey wooden house near Rzhev. It Supreme Commander spent the night of 4 to 5 August 1943 and ordered to hold in Moscow the first salute in honor of the troops, who during the Battle of Kursk, liberated Orel and Belgorod.
In Soviet times, the house was library with the area devoted to Stalin. They were eliminated, when the Soviet Union launched a campaign to discredit the personality cult, initiated by Nikita Khrushchev. In 1983, a library with a memorial exhibition was restored.
In 2013, the 70th anniversary of Stalin’s visit to the village, on the house unveiled a plaque. Previously, the creation of the structure of the museum said the Russian military-historical society.
Against the creation of a museum of Stalin acted “Memorial”. According to Deputy Chairman of the Board of Scientific Information and Education Centre Society Nikita Petrov, “the image of the tyrant trying to smuggle sauce of victory in the Great Patriotic War».