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Kukeldash Medressa

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Interesting place to visit

We enjoyed visiting this interesting place in Tashkent. We also visited the Romanov Palace and... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
Mark B
One of the nicest madrasa in Uzbekistan

This very old madrasa is the main attraction for tourist interested in history of Central Asia. it... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
MLMaj
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Torun, Poland
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

We enjoyed visiting this interesting place in Tashkent. We also visited the Romanov Palace and Amir Timur Statue in the middle of the roundabout

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 23 July 2016

This very old madrasa is the main attraction for tourist interested in history of Central Asia. it is located close to the MRT station, and very close to the traditional market. If you are not planning visiting Samarkand or Bukhara then this is a must...More

Thank MLMaj
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Kukeldash medressa is situated next to chorus market , just watched it from outside but the beauty is just awsum . I would definitely go next time if I get a chance to visit this place

Thank Aditgarg93
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Nice and historical for Tashkent. Nothing special if compared to Bukhara and Samarkand. Near Chorsu Bazaar and Chorsu metro station. Did not go inside, but looked at it from outside.

Thank Tianshansky
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Build in the 16th century as Islamic school, went through a lot of changes and damaged by earthquakes. The place lay in ruins until mid 20th century, when it was restored very tastefully. The garden in the interior part of the central building is very...More

Thank shkomit
Reviewed 19 December 2014

This was the first Madressa we saw in Uzbekistan and we were impressed. In comparison with the Madressa of Samerkand the one in Tashkent is not very interesting. It is not worth going to the Kukeldash Medressa, if you have already seen many extremely beautiful...More

Thank Haelen
Reviewed 1 November 2014

It is now a working Medressa but has been used for many purposes over the centuries. It has ben heavily restored in the 20th century. A lovely building a weel worth spending some time here.

1  Thank navyfenton
Reviewed 19 October 2014

It is a working medressa and nect to Chorsu Bazaar. So why not visiting once at a time. Visit this medressa in the afternoon, then go to Chorsu Bazaar and then have your osh (pilav) in Chorsu Bazaar and after doing your shopping for fruits...More

1  Thank crownvict
Reviewed 15 October 2014

This building has been used for many purposes during its lifetime. In the 18th century it was converted into a caravanserai for merchants trading in the local bazaars. It was then changed into a fortress. It then became the setting for public executions. Damaged by...More

Thank Abrumar
Reviewed 26 September 2014 via mobile

This is another rebuilt monument.The design is similar to the other ones.If you are here and have time visit.

1  Thank SE s
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