Saken Seifullin Museum, Nur-Sultan

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Dedicated to a pioneer of Kazakh literature, Saken Seifullin Museum celebrates the work of a major 20th-century artist, who challenged literary boundaries by calling for his country's independence from the Soviet Union. Observe the office in which Saken worked and created some of his finest prose and poetry. Although relatively small, the museum allows visitors to understand the power literature can have on the lives of ordinary people. Plan your Saken Seifullin Museum visit and explore what else you can see and do in Nur-Sultan using our Nur-Sultan online holiday planner .
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  • The entrance is 200 ($0.60) however I was short-changed by 100 when I paid with a 500 bill.... An excellent audio English guide was included as well as plastic shoe covers. If you've got time to...  more »
  • Museum devoted to one of the most interesting persons of Kazakhstan. You can see there Seifullin's personal belongings, to learn more facts about his life and Stalin's repressions.  more »
  • The museum represents the life of an intelligent and honest writer, teacher and politician who loved his country and its people. He felt as one of the millions victims of Stalin's purges in 30's of...  more »
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  • He got executed by the Soviet authorities because he wanted to see an independent Kazakhstan. Unfortunately, today most Kazakhs don’t know anything about Seyfulin other than that he was a writer. It is estimated that in the 30s, Soviet U. killed 60.000 scholars in Kazakhstan, and Seyfulin was just one of them. What happens when a country loses most of its well-educated individuals? I guess they start speaking Russian. Here you go...
  • Very nice, they prove that the woman brain is like squirrel
  • I think the to 5 museums in this city, but you need a local person to explain you all.
  • Historical Museum. I recommend to fans of history. Small
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  • The exhibits are native old, interesting for adults..
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