National Museum of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan

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Delve into the country's rich heritage and history at National Museum of Kazakhstan, a modern, eclectic glass-and-marble structure housing chronologically sorted displays across seven floors. Opened in 2014, the museum boasts interactive exhibits that detail Kazakhstan's diverse culture, as well as an extensive collection of ancient artifacts, relics from medieval and Soviet eras, and contemporary artworks. Audio guides in English help you understand the exhibits, and an onsite restaurant provides refreshment. Put National Museum of Kazakhstan into our Nur-Sultan road trip planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • This museum was considered a new museum as it was only six years old. This museum was also huge as it occupied 74,000 sq.m. of land. We walked around it with the help of an excellent guide to understa...  more »
  • During our stay in Nur-Sultan, the capital's new name, we visited this museum: 7 floors of history, from the birth of the village to the current and modern capital of Kazakhstan. A guide service is available that explains the various periods. Located in the middle of the city centre it is absolutely conveyed visit it
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  • You can easily skip the gold chamber since it's not such a great attraction
  • Enjoyable museum over numerous floors to visit. I didn't get the audio tour and feel I probably missed out by not taking that option, so I would recommend doing that when you visit. I spent about an hour and a half here, some exhibits were closed and I did go through some slightly faster.
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