Contrary to popular belief, Pischallo was not the architect of the castle. For 200 years the building has always been used for its intended purpose. In prison the color of the Belarusian nation was serving a sentence: Rebels of1 830-31 and 1863-64 headed by ” father Belarusian drama” Vincent Dunin-Marcinkevitsh, poets revivalists Karus Kaganets and Ales Harun, Yakub Kolas, the revolutionary Ivan Pulihov was executed, an attempt on Governor-General Kurlov. It was one of the most secure prisons in the world. Over the entire history of prison successful escape work well to only one person –F.E. Dzerzhinsky. There were also two attempts to escape, but both failed.