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Archeology Museum

Shevchenko, 28, Almaty 50000, Kazakhstan
+7 727 272 3896
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Underrated museum

I was on a business trip and staying around the corner, i read about this museum, in fact i passed... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
dc330
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Visit for the building, not it's content

A tourist guide recommended this place for its architecture. It was right. Inside you breath the... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
hacrobaat
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Brussels, Belgium
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Shevchenko, 28, Almaty 50000, Kazakhstan
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+7 727 272 3896
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I was on a business trip and staying around the corner, i read about this museum, in fact i passed it several times not knowing what is that building about. Sadly, even receptionist at the hotel that i am staying also doesnt know where the...More

1  Thank dc330
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

A tourist guide recommended this place for its architecture. It was right. Inside you breath the gone Sovjet glory. In order to get it you need to buy a ticket for 1 or all 4 museums. None are of much intrest.

1  Thank hacrobaat
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

The Archeology Museum in Almaty is a neat little part of a complex of museums that you can visit relatively inexpensively. We spent a bit of time there in May looking at the mammoth bones and the other flora and fauna of the Kazakhstan region....More

3  Thank JGDynamo
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

It is relatively small exhibition, together with Zoology Museum it consists of three rooms. Although entering to the museum may look difficult - entering through main door of the building, you are guided to a room which was looked but in the end it was...More

3  Thank Heikych
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

We visited the Museum not really knowing what to expect. We knew there was an entry fee, but the ticket office is so small and inconspicuous we walked right past it - then got told off because we didn't have a ticket! Anyway, it cost...More

3  Thank Michelle A
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

A great place, though a bit tricky to find, get a russian-speaking friend. Enter the academy of science on Shevchenko street, ask the security to let you in to visit the museum, then head to room #4 and get tickets to archaeology museum, or combine...More

3  Thank Lana_scan
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

It is a part of a museum complex that consists of 4 museums (others are a stuffed wild native animals and skeletons exhibit, a rare / old books exhibit and kazakh history exhibit). You need to get different tickets for each but tickets are very...More

1  Thank emre esin d
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Reviewed 6 September 2015

In fact, this Museum is a part of overall museum collection of former Academy of Sciences of USSR and then of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The collection of this very Museum, despite its modest size, gives quite a good impression of natural and artificial aspects...More

4  Thank LenchikR
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