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Central State Museum of Kazakhstan

Samal-1, 44, Almaty 050059, Kazakhstan
+7 727 264 5577
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Spend some time in here cause it was really cold outside.. Was nice to see the history of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joakim L
A historical museum of Kazakhstan in Almaty

In my opinion this museum is a must see. I have a passion for a country’s past history. This museum... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good37%
  • Average27%
  • Poor8%
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“first floor” (5 reviews)
“pre history” (2 reviews)
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Samal-1, 44, Almaty 050059, Kazakhstan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spend some time in here cause it was really cold outside.. Was nice to see the history of Kazakhstan..

Thank Joakim L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In my opinion this museum is a must see. I have a passion for a country’s past history. This museum definitely delivers. It is a small entrance fee of 500 tenge. We used one of the many guides they museum has to get a complete...More

Thank pointbreakrider125
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This place has its own old world charm with magnificence. The overall place has a history to explain and the tour is complete only when u visit this place

Thank Swatiib
Reviewed 16 December 2017

The museum has interesting exhibitions for anthropologists and archaeologists, but needs to be restored. The informations are most of all in kazakh and russian, very poor english informations...

Thank 855fabiano855
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Do plan to spend an hour to two here and view the many sections of this Museum. The Prehistoric Dioramas and Artifacts, the Kazakh Yurts, the Political History sections and the Fine Art Paintings of this Museum give a wonderful overview of Kazakhstan and its...More

Thank SLSGGJD
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Compared to museums in other countries, this one is a little dry. It can provide you with more information about the history of Kazakhstan and its people, however, many of the items are labeled only in Kazakh, leaving those of us unfamiliar with this language...More

Thank Davis F
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The museum is big. But the top floor was under renovation so closed to public. Second floor is half empty, as they are in the middle of changing exhibitions. The only thing you can really see is the first floor. You will need to pay...More

Thank Geminican
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I was a bit disappointed with the museum as half of it was not even open. Its quite an old Museum and it doesn't have any English translations on any of the written write ups so it was just a visual tour.

Thank Karen E
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I must admit that we were museum-ed out by the time we got here & so skipped the pre-history stuff (we had seen enough iron & bronze age to last a lifetime!) However, it is worth going to for the more recent historical artefacts: much...More

Thank global-traveller48
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

A somewhat tired Museum which could use a major refresh and some more English on their signage, but there is plenty to see in terms of ethnography, military exhibits and some interesting displays about Astana. If you have an extra hour to spare and you...More

Thank RJ M
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Response from Svetlana B |
Very interesting museum. It presents the entire history of Kazakhstan. I recommend!
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April G
12 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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