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The Chokan Valikhanov Monument

The bronze sculpture of C. Valikhanov The bronze sculpture of C. Valikhanov is made according to the model of the sculptor H.I. Naurzbaev and mounted on a pedestal (architect Sh.E. Valikhanov). On the back of the pedestal, the Kazakh national ornament and drawings by Ch. Valikhanov were used in the design. The sides are lined […]

Monument to Kurmangazy Sagyrbayev

Kurmangazy Sagyrbayev was born at the beginning of the XIX century Kurmangazy Sagyrbayev was born at the beginning of the XIX century, but stepped over the centuries, leaving behind truly immortal works. The conservatory, musical groups and palaces of culture, settlements, squares and streets bear his name. In Atyrau, a monument to Kurmangazy was opened […]

The D.A. Kunaev Memorial

To the state and political figure of Kazakhstan Hero of Socialist Labor Dinmukhamed Akhmedovich Kunaev (1912-1993), a monument-bust was erected in a park at the intersection of Bogenbai Batyr and Kunaev Streets in 1978. Bronze bust of D.A. Kunaeva, performed according to the model of the sculptor T.S. Dosmagambetov, was mounted on a pedestal of […]

Monument to A.N. Moldagulova and M.Zh. Mametova

The monument to the girls Heroes of the Soviet Union A. Moldagulova and M. Mametova The monument to the girls Heroes of the Soviet Union A. Moldagulova and M. Mametova was opened in front of Astana Square on October 25, 1997. Manshuk Mametova was born in 1922. As a student, she combined her studies at […]

Monument to Abylai Khan

The Great Khan lived in the Kazakh Horde from 1711 to 1781. The Great Khan of the Kazakh Horde lived in the period from 1711 to 1781. Khan of the entire Kazakh Khanate, recognized by all the zhuzes, son of Korkem Uali Sultan, grandson of Abylai Khan Kansher, descendant of Barak Khan. Abylai Khan entered […]

Monument to the writer and playwright M.O. Auezov

Mukhtar Auezov (1897-1961) A monument to Mukhtar Omarkhanovich Auezov (1897-1961), a classic of Soviet Kazakh literature, Honored Scientist of Kazakhstan, laureate of the Lenin State Prize of the USSR, was erected in front of the building of the Kazakh Drama Theater named after M.O. Auezov in 1980. The bronze figure of M.O. Auezov was cast […]

The Abai Kunanbayev Memorial

В 1960 году на площади имени Абая в Алма-Ате был In 1960, a monument to Abai Kunanbayev was erected on Abai Square in Alma-Ata. The authors were the sculptor H.I. Nauryzbaev, and architect I.I. Belotserkovsky. The total height of the monument is 13 m. The sculpture is cast in bronze. The shape of the pedestal […]

Republican Museum of Sports and Olympic Glory

The Museum of Sports and Olympic Glory was established in 1972 at the Kazakh State Institute of Physical Culture. In 1999, after the Committee on Sports and Physical Culture moved to the capital, the museum moved to the Gardener Tatarinov’s House. The museum exhibits cups, medals, photographs and other rarities of Kazakhstani athletes, won by […]

Monument to the poet – akyn Zh . Zhabaev

Zhambyl Zhabayev (1846-1945) A bust monument was erected to the Kazakh folk poet-akyn Zhambyl Zhabayev (1846-1945) in the square of the Abai Opera and Ballet Theater on Kabanbai Batyr Street in 1971. The bust of Zhambyl was made entirely with a pedestal of gray granite according to the model of sculptor H.I. Naurzbayev and architect […]

Bust monument to the thinker and writer Abu Nasr al-Farabi

Abu Nasr al-Farabi (872 – 950) Abu Nasr al-Farabi (872 – 950) was one of the greatest representatives of medieval Eastern philosophy, a world-famous thinker, mathematician, music theorist, linguist, botanist, astronomer and physicist. His range of knowledge was very wide – from religion, mathematics and philosophy, to music and politics. The philosopher spent many years […]

Almaty Railway Museum

Almaty Railway Museum is a technical museum in Almaty, dedicated to the appearance of the first railways in Kazakhstan and their current state The museum was opened in 1999. The largest railway museum in Kazakhstan by area. The exposition of the museum is located in the premises of one of the buildings of the RSE […]

The House of Seydalin the Aksakal

The house of aksakal Seydallin is a building in Almaty, built for a prominent Muslim figure of the Verny city – Seid Akhmed Seydallin in the middle of XIX century. This building was one of the few that survived the terrible earthquake in 1887. The building is an example of urban development in the late […]