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I learnt a lot!

I didn't expect much but this museum really helps you to understand the history of Kazakhstan in... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Weronika_Poland
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Warsaw, Poland
Pleasant way to spend a couple of hours

I had some free time in Karaganda so I thought I would check out the museum. It takes up most of... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Madgrad96
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Toronto
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Erybaeva Street, Karaganda, Kazakhstan
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

I didn't expect much but this museum really helps you to understand the history of Kazakhstan in 19-20th centuries. It's great that it shows you economic, social and political history and in every part you have women on display what's really great! It aims at...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

I had some free time in Karaganda so I thought I would check out the museum. It takes up most of the two floors in the building (there is a small petting zoo on the ground floor, with separate admission), and the galleries are organized...More

1  Thank Madgrad96
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We checked out the Karaganda Regional Museum about a week ago when in the city and it is a great place to visit! Very well set up, great guides, helpful material, lots in English too and a wonderful array of artifacts and culturally important exhibits...More

2  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 12 April 2016

We spent about an hour in this museum. After buying tickets - about 90p - and permission to take photos - about 70p - we then had to give them up to the attendant, who had been watching us buy them, to be torn and...More

2  Thank Howarth S
Reviewed 20 October 2014

A large collection of bits and bobs related to local history. each room featured items belonging to a particular aspect of Kazakh history. In particular the space section, although small was interesting with space food, bits of fallen rocket and pictures of Yuri Gagarin. A...More

2  Thank Jean T
Reviewed 4 November 2013

Situated in the centre of the city of Karaganda, this small museum is acceptably well-organised and covers the full spectrum of local interest from anthropological and natural history to cultural, social and development of the city and region. The early part of the last century...More

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