Central State Museum of the Kazakh Republic, Almaty

Central State Museum of the Kazakh Republic, Almaty (must see)

The Central State Museum of Kazakhstan is the largest museum in Almaty and one of the largest museums in Central Asia.

When first established in 1931, the museum was located in the Almaty Cathedral. It moved to a modern facility in 1985 and is a landmark in Almaty. The museum houses the most significant collection of Kazakh historical, archaeological, and modern cultural and political artifacts.

Opening hours: Monday, Wednesday – Sunday: 9:30 am — 5:30 pm
Sight description based on Wikipedia.

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Central State Museum of the Kazakh Republic on Map

Sight Name: Central State Museum of the Kazakh Republic
Sight Location: Almaty, Kazakhstan (See walking tours in Almaty)
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
Guide(s) Containing This Sight:

Walking Tours in Almaty, Kazakhstan

Create Your Own Walk in Almaty

Create Your Own Walk in Almaty

Creating your own self-guided walk in Almaty is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Almaty Introduction Walking Tour

Almaty Introduction Walking Tour

Even though no longer the capital of Kazakhstan, Almaty is still the country's largest metropolis, trading and cultural hub with many attractions worth visiting. The most notable local sights include the Central State Museum, showcasing the history of Kazakhstan, both as part of the Soviet Union and an independent state. In the heart of the city is Panfilov Park, dominated by the...  view more

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.7 Km or 3.5 Miles
Almaty Shopping Tour

Almaty Shopping Tour

Shopping in Almaty can be a very interesting experience, offering a variety of shops with great selections. A former ex-Soviet country, it has developed over the years and now provides many high quality shops and goods to choose from. Take this tour to discover some of Almaty’s best places to shop.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.9 Km or 1.2 Miles
Museums and Art Galleries

Museums and Art Galleries

Kazakhstan’s former capital has a great number of museums and galleries to be proud of, including the unique State Museum of National Musical Instruments. Take this tour to discover Almaty’s famous museums and galleries.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.7 Km or 2.3 Miles