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Gorgeous place

This is a must. The great Ulugbek, the educationalist and scientist’s Madrasah is magnificent... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lovetotraveldubai
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cyprus
Not many visitors

Around 600 years old, the Ulugbek Madrasah was a quick stop for us during some time in Bukhara a... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
JGDynamo
,
New Brunswick, Canada
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3 May 2018
“Little visited but well worth a walk around.”
11 Aug 2017
“Good Architecture”
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Bukhara, Uzbekistan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must. The great Ulugbek, the educationalist and scientist’s Madrasah is magnificent. Great colours and decorations.

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Around 600 years old, the Ulugbek Madrasah was a quick stop for us during some time in Bukhara a few months ago. As beautiful as any madrasah we have seen so far in our journeys it is marvelous to see, you do have to pay...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

This madrasah has been restored but not overly so like some sites in Bukhara. It also does not attract the crowds of other madrasahs. A number of craftspeople have stalls inside.

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

Famous with its names but noting really significant inside. When we were there in October 2017, it's closed for renovation, we could only take pictures from outside.

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Reviewed 16 December 2017

Some many ways to feel connected to Marco Polo and the Silk Road trade route and cultural history of the area.

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Peoople who start learning some history of Uzbekistan will surely find some interesting facts about Tamerlane and his grandson Ulugh Beg. This madrasah acan be a good complex together with the madrasah Abdulaziz standing in front of it. All monumnets bukt by Ulugh Beg are...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

The gateway and entrance are beautiful and there is a small caligraphy museum inside. There are also many craft stalls but like the rest of this wonderful country nobody is too pushy and it is not hard to say no. However the cushion covers were...More

1  Thank stevieblooz
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

One of the more interesting places to visit in town. The walls are all highly intricate. This is a favorite place to come for sunset and "blue hour" photography.

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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Come admire the splendor of this building. It is lower than other buildings surrounding it because it was built centuries before them. Ulughbek, being academically minded inscribed a controversial motto, that both men and women merited education. Unfortunately for women, it was just words.

1  Thank Brooklynite_Abroad
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