Archive of Arts & Culture

Museum of Kazakh Folk Musical Instruments

The museum was founded in 1980. The collection features more than 1,000 instruments, including rare exhibits dating back to the 17th century. In total, 60 varieties of national instruments are included in the collection – kobyz, dombra, sildirmak and the instruments of the peoples of the world.

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TSE Art Destination

TSE Art Destination, which combines a modern art gallery, educational centre and experimental art lab, seeks to make art an indispensable part of capital life. The first exhibit featured the work of Kazakh artist Almagul Menlibayeva, who works and lives in Almaty and Berlin. 

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Sats State Academic Russian Theatre for Children and Youth

The theatre’s repertoire based on the best works of literature and drama, including works by Pushkin, Griboyedov, Chekhov, Gogol, Gorky and Fonvizin.

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Palace of Republic

This is one of the most attractive sights of the city and is one of the best concert halls in Kazakhstan. The building is located at the intersection of Dostyk Avenue and Abai Avenue. The auditorium can accommodate up to 3,000 visitors and is designed as an amphitheatre.

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Korean Theatre of Musical Comedy

The main mission of the troupe is to preserve Korean traditions and to enrich them through interaction with friendly nations. The theatre has toured extensively to Moscow, Seoul and Vladivostok. Nearly 5 million spectators in the Eurasian continent attended its concerts and performances since 1955. The repertoire of the theatre includes many areas of national

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Nur Alem Pavilion at EXPO

One of the most visited pavilions at EXPO 2017 opened its doors to visitors in late autumn. It is the only building in the world that represents a sphere of  finished form of 80 meters in diameter. At the Nur-Alem Venue, the latest photovoltaic technologies are used that allow the generation of electricity without disturbing

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National Museum

The National Museum is the youngest and largest museum in Central Asia.  The  unique museum complex has an area of 74,000 sq.m. and consists of seven blocks with a variable number of storeys. Exhibit space occupies 14 rooms with a total area of over 14,000 sq.m.  The museum is composed of the following halls: Hall of Astana,

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Kuanyshbayev State Academic Kazakh Music and Drama Theatre

The theatre was opened  in 1991. It produces the perfromances written by great Kazakh writers and contemporary authors.

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Puppet Theatre

The theatre was founded in 2010 but it didn’t have its own building. Now the theatre is located on the right bank of the Ishim River. The new building can accomodate up to 100 visitors and has 12 performances in its repertoire. The performances are held 3-4 times a week for children from 3 to

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Astana Opera House

Enter the world of opera house with latest hi-tech equipment, Sicilian marble, gold leaves used for the decoration and magnificent structure. Whether you are here for a day or a week, flying solo or with your family, a new delightful opera house located in the heart of Eurasia opens its doors for all visitors. The

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