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The Museum of Kazakh National Instruments

Music – is one of the most accessible ways to know the Soul of nation. In this museum you can hear Kazakh national melodies, see authentic musical instruments and even try yourself as a conductor of a virtual orchestra. A rich collection of exhibits In fact, the museum is not limited only to Kazakh folk […]

State Museum of Art named after A. Kasteev

Cultural heart of the city Today, the State Museum of Art is the largest art museum in Kazakhstan and a research center in the field of visual arts. The name of the famous Soviet artist Abylkhan Kasteev was given to the museum only in 1984, and a monument to the painter that is welcoming guests […]

Central State Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan

You can’t build future if you forget the past The history of Kazakhstan from prehistoric times to the present day is collected within the walls of this museum. Mammoth skeletons, national costumes and horse harness, guns from the Second World War – each exhibit in the museum has its own special history and is ready […]

Monument To Shaken Aimanov

“Angel on a throne” The pedestal is located near the Almaty hotel, where the musical film” Angel in a throne “was shot in 1968. The opening ceremony was attended by representatives of the creative intelligentsia: people’s artist of the USSR Bibigul Tulegenova, theater and film actors, people’s artists of the Kazakh SSR Yuri Pomerantsev and […]


In 1967, on August 1, Ayukhanov Bulat Gazizovich founded the first in the history of culture and art, not only in Kazakhstan, but also in the Soviet Union, the ensemble of choreographic miniatures «Young Ballet of Alma-Ata», becoming its permanent director, teacher, performer and concertmaster, which he directs to this day. In 2003, Ayukhanov’s troupe […]

State Republican Academic Korean Musical Comedy Theater

The State Republican Academic Korean Musical Comedy Theatre has a rich history. Originally it was the Far Eastern Regional Korean Theatre, founded in 1932 in Vladivostok. In those years, Korea was occupied by imperial Japan, and all manifestations of the national culture of Koreans were banned on its territory. Therefore, our theatre is not only […]

The State Republican Academic Uighur Musical Comedy Theatre named after K. Kuzhamyarov

The Uighur theatre, which began its journey with amateur art circles from the «blue diapers», has achieved high professionalism and is keeping pace with the large army of theaters of our Republic. In 2005, on the eve of its 70th anniversary, the theatку was honored with the naming of the outstanding composer – People’s Artist […]

Alatau Theatre of Traditional Art

The cinema and concert complex in the southern capital of Kazakhstan, Almaty, is the first major cultural object in the Alatau district of the city. Construction of the concert complex began in 2014 in preparation for the 28th Winter Universiade near the Universiade Village and Almaty Arena. The multifunctional Theatre building is the first newly […]

Kurmangazy Kazakh National Conservatory

For more than seven decades, the Kazakh National Conservatory named after Kurmangazy trains professional musicians. In comparison with conservatories in Europe and Russia, the age is insignificant, but in terms of event saturation and dynamics of development, its history has concentrated an entire epoch. It reflected not only the formation of the first creative university, […]

Kazakh State Philharmonic named after Zhambyl

Almaty Creative Association, established on January 14, 1935. Since 1938, it has been named after the famous Kazakh akyn Zhambyl Zhabayev. «The Kazakh State Philharmonic named after Zhambyl has been the cultural center of Almaty and the Republic of Kazakhstan for many years. This is confirmed by the constant interest of residents and guests of […]

The Republic Palace

The Palace of the Republic is one of the main and largest concert halls in Kazakhstan. It is a significant landmark of Almaty. The palace was built in 1970. The construction project has become original in its architectural and artistic design. The spacious hall of the building was used for various events of urban and […]

Republican German Drama Theatre

The first German theatre group in the USSR was created on February 6, 1975. The official opening date of the Republican German Drama Theatre is December 26, 1980. On this day, took place the first Premiere. It was the play «The First» based on the play by the Russian German writer Alexander Raimgen. The Republican […]