Parks

Panfilov Pedestrian Street

Historical background Panfilova Street was formed in the second half of the 19th century as a meridional crossing the center of the city of Verny from north to south, and then it housed: a military cathedral, artillery barracks, small officials, merchants, and wealthy artisans settled. The street was considered second-rate, adjacent to the center where […]

Square of Astana Square

In the center of Almaty, in a small space surrounding the perimeter of the current Astana Square, there are a number of buildings that can help to get an idea of how the unique architectural appearance of the metropolis was born. Soon after the capital of Kazakhstan was moved from Kyzyl-Orda to Alma-Ata, in the […]

“FAMILY” park

Family Park is one of the largest parks in Almaty and a favorite place of most residents of the city. As soon as you cross the threshold of the park, you will definitely want to stay here longer. Ferris wheel, carousels, roller coasters and many other attractions will become a real fairy tale for children, […]

Panfilova Street

Panfilova Street was formed in the second half of the 19th century as a meridional crossing the center of the city of Verny from north to south, and then it housed: a military cathedral, artillery barracks, small officials, merchants, and wealthy artisans settled. The street was considered second-rate, adjacent to the center where the city […]

Baum’s Bosk

Baum’s Bosk is a forest park, an artificial green area located in the northern part of Almaty between Seifulin and Suyunbai Avenues. Laid in 1894 on an area of 150 hectares. In 2016, the bosk was included in the list of Specially Protected Natural Territories of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Eduard Baum was a forestry […]

Alley of Poetry

Opening ceremony of literary and cultural project “Alley of Poetry”, which had been built in the park “Gulder” of Zhetysu region of Almaty city, has been conducted on December 6, 2019 within the framework of the programme “Seven Edges of the Great Steppe”. Following guests from the creative class were invited to the ceremonial event: […]