Tajik Academic Theatre of A. Lahuti, Dushanbe

Tajik Academic Theatre of A. Lahuti, Dushanbe

This theater was founded in 1929 and is one of several buildings in Dushanbe that retains prominent early Stalinist architecture. The plays in the theatre run both in the Tajik and Russian languages, depended on the days. Lahuti was a writer, a poet and a very artful man who contributed greatly to cultural development in Tajik. This theater has a wonderful talented team of 55 artists. All of them have been honoured with prestigious awards from the USSR. This theater is a hot cultural spot in Dushanbe, and one where you can watch beautiful performances and plays by very talented artists both from Tajikistan and from many other corners of the world.

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Sight Name: Tajik Academic Theatre of A. Lahuti
Sight Location: Dushanbe, Tajikistan
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
Guide(s) containing this sight: City Orientation Walk II  

Walking Tours in Dushanbe, Tajikistan

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Create Your Own Walk in Dushanbe

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Specialty Shopping in Dushanbe

Specialty Shopping in Dushanbe

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Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.0 km
City Orientation Walk I

City Orientation Walk I

Relatively small in size, the city of Dushanbe, capital of Tajikistan, sits on the banks of the Varzob River and contains a number of notable sights, significant in terms of national history and culture. The most prominent local landmarks include Rudaki Park, bearing the name of the Tajik poetry classic; the Ismoili Somoni statue and gilded arch; the National Museum of Tajikistan; and more. To explore these and other attractions of Dushanbe, follow this orientation walk.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.7 km
City Orientation Walk II

City Orientation Walk II

Relatively small in size, the city of Dushanbe, capital of Tajikistan, sits on the banks of the Varzob River and contains a number of notable sights, significant in terms of national history and culture. Among the local landmarks featured here are the Presidential Palace, Haji Yakoub Mosque, Komsomolskoe Lake, and more. To explore these and other attractions of Dushanbe in more detail, follow this orientation walk.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.4 km