The city of Smolensk, the fortress wall, the Assumption Cathedral, streets. Visitors visiting the exhibits of the Museum of the Patriotic War of 1812. Films of the battle between Russian soldiers and the French from the feature film "Kutuzov". Monument to the Heroes of 1812, monument to MI Kutuzov. Newsreel of the Great Patriotic War: guns are firing, a German plane explodes, broken German tanks. Soldiers in the trenches; infantry attack. Commander of the 33rd Army M. G. Efremov with commanders at the observation post. Monument to M. G. Efremov in Vyazma. The grave of the Hero of the Soviet Union, partisan V. Kurylenko at the fortress wall of Smolensk. Former partisan Z. Ye. Kurylenko tells the pioneers about her son. Newsreel: partisans in the Smolensk forest, near the dugout. Partisans come out of the forest. Former partisan, sculptor L. Kulakova at work in her workshop.