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Central State Museum of Kazakhstan

Samal-1, 44, Almaty 050059, Kazakhstan
+7 727 264 5577
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Very interesting museum

This is a very big museum displaying many items of local and National history going back very many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris W
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Limassol District, Cyprus
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Most authenic museum in Kazakhstan

Not as plush as those museums in Astana but a marvelous collections of exhibits. A very major... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RockwallTraveler
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Ntexas
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  • Excellent26%
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  • Average27%
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Samal-1, 44, Almaty 050059, Kazakhstan
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+7 727 264 5577
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very big museum displaying many items of local and National history going back very many years. Very cheap entry fee. Many,but not all, displays have translations in English however most those that don't you can probably figure it out for yourself Well...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not as plush as those museums in Astana but a marvelous collections of exhibits. A very major ethnographic display of Kazakh peoples clothing, weapons, handicrafts and instruments. Not much in English

Thank RockwallTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice building but not really very much inside. One section was totally closed (no information about it). Big section about archaelogy; one section about political fights and about each former soviet countries. Best past is the section of former mongols and nomadic people. Cheap entrance;...More

Thank Marcel_C_ZH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a nice visit to the central museum and i enjoyed the golden hall as well the dinosaurs and mammoth bones hall it also does explain to you the culture and history of kazakh people. There is a room where they'll show you all...More

Thank Mohammed A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very interesting and quite a comprehensive collection laid out well but there are far too few English descriptions on anything which makes the experience quite limiting for many foreigners.

Thank g0disl0ve
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even though half of the Astana museum was dedicated to the glory of Nazarbayev, at least the historical part was well curated and fascinating. This place wasn't.

Thank Danielnjoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

+cold +cheap -small -not much in English -no service -some parts are paid separately but nobody tells you in entrance Not worth it...

Thank Jarda V
Reviewed 20 August 2017

If you are interested in the history and the culture of the Central Asia this museum is a must to see. Many aspects of the Kazakh and Turkic cultures are represented successfully..

Thank Ömer Y
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Whoever wants to deepen his knowledge about Kazakhstan should not miss visiting this museum, the country's biggest and most important. On three floors all aspects from natural history, geology and the earliest humans up to the modern days are covered. To visit the museum one...More

1  Thank saronic
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Golden Prince is located here. You need to pay some extra money to take pictures of Golden Prince. But even you pay, you cannot take pictures at the other areas of the museum. You can see about Kazakh culture and also politics as well as...More

Thank volkan d
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April G
11 September 2015|
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Very interesting museum. It presents the entire history of Kazakhstan. I recommend!
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April G
11 September 2015|
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Response from Svetlana B |
Very interesting museum. It presents the entire history of Kazakhstan. I recommend!
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