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State Museum of History of Uzbekistan

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Address: 3, Sh. Rashidov Street, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Phone Number: +998 97 239 10 83
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Great little museum!

Worth visiting to help you string together all the history you've seen so far in the country. The top floor is quite a mishmash of Uzbek pride in their modern accomplishments... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Arete
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth visiting to help you string together all the history you've seen so far in the country. The top floor is quite a mishmash of Uzbek pride in their modern accomplishments, what few there are. Skip it if you are short on time.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Good museum, from the Stone Age until today. Shame as one floor was not open when we visited - and like everywhere else in Uzbekistan had to pay 25,000 Som (crazy!) to take photos. I would visit as gives an idea of the history of the country but be prepared to get annoyed about the lack of translations in English... More 

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Port Lincoln, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

This smallish but excellent museum is located in a modern building that was once called the Lenin Centre, I believe. It's located near the centre of the city close to many other attracrions including the Navoi Theatre. It is in an area with lots of parks with big shady trees and water features. There are lots of eateries within a... More 

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Ghaziabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

State Museum of History of Uzbekistan is centrally located place for all of its visitor to be walked upon. great time here

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Torun, Poland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

I rarely visit museums. I am getting bored quite quickly with the unknown faces and facts. I have spent an hour in this museum. I liked part of its display. Unfortunately the top floor was closed.

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Ankara, Turkey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

The history museum is worth the visit, first for the building with a magnificent dome, and second to know something of the history of the country, that enjoyed a great period some 700 - 800 years ago. Allow 1 hour, not more than two to visit. A wide park close by offers relaxing walking. Not many restaurants and other amenities... More 

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Minnesota
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

I visited this museum on my last day in the country. Located next to Mustaqilik maydoni in a fairly impressive building, I jockeyed for entrance with group of school children when buying my ticket (30,000 som, including camera use) and throughout my visit. The museum has several floors but only one was accessible during my visit. After ascending the stairs... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

Well organised museum with wide information about the history of Uzbeklistan and neighbouring countries. Though rather little information in English.

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Sydney
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

My friend and I were looking forward to a good introduction to Uzbekistan's history. One if the floors was closed and the other two barely had any English. No helpful brochures either. We did enjoy the Korean exhibition in the ground floor. I clearly need to work in my Uzbek or Russian. Could have been better.

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

A good museum giving the history of Uzbekistan. When we visited the top floor was closed for refurbishment, so the history only went up to 17/18th century. However, we saw good prehistoric, classical and mediaeval material. We went at the end of our tour so it was a refreshing change from eye - popping Islamic architecture! Worth a visit.

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