Museum of Folk Music Instruments named after Yihlasa, Almaty

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Explore the musical traditions of Kazakhstan at Museum of Folk Music Instruments named after Yihlasa. You'll come across over 40 musical instruments originating from Kazakhstan and surrounding nations, in addition to the personal dombras--a type of popular string instrument--of renowned poets and performers. Modern exhibits with an interactive twist will engage you in the traditional sights and sounds, letting you compose your own piece with samples of each instrument. On Fridays the museum hosts live folk performances. A visit to Museum of Folk Music Instruments named after Yihlasa represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Almaty itinerary maker to plot your vacation.
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  • Snowy is a walk in the park without expectations was located on the left to see the Park's entrance were lead and it was just a small scale to hear proper instruments instruments could not see the point is that admission is a Downer, and leave clothing bag 500 Teng is a good as I was able to look at the instrument slowly
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  • This museum is located in the center of the city in the park. The collection of music instruments is unique as people loving local authentic music gathered it few decades. Sometimes, the administratio...  more »
  • Housed inside this charming little building is a rich collection of traditional Kyrgyz instruments as well as a room of international instruments. The displays are tastefully arranged and well illumin...  more »