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National Museum of Tajikistan, Dushanbe

(4/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Take a tour of National Museum of Tajikistan, a spacious series of exhibition halls dedicated to the country's rich history and cultural heritage. Recently remodeled, the museum is housed in a grandiose building situated in a large park, and showcases a variety of art, relics, and documents spread across its 22 galleries. Take a guided tour to learn more about the displays, see a massive replica of a reclining Buddha statue, and visit the gift shop for some affordable souvenirs. Use our Dushanbe vacation builder to add National Museum of Tajikistan and other attractions to your Dushanbe vacation plans.
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  • Amazingly ancient displays, enjoyed the varieties of crystals from the mountains, the static display of animals, fish, birds etc found in Tajikistan, a fascinating country seen in through the displays...  more »
  • Themed and very informative Museum. Were pleased to see the history and culture of Tajikistan. So how is it possible for 1 trip even in such a good Museum. Good impressions from visiting.
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  • Well worth a visit. An impressive new building, with some very good displays and interesting artefacts. A shame though that they felt the need to airbrush their bitter last century civil war out of th...  more »
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  • Nice Museum. The archtecture is pretty impressive, everything is new and clean but the exhibitions are a little boring and not very informative.
  • Cleverly maintained, huge from outside, specious from inside. Once entered, you start off from the department of ancient exhibits and move to contemporary Tajikistan as you proceed. Everyone is encouraged to visit this museum. Keep in mind that museum is open for visitors on particular days.
  • Impressive from a distance, but bad proportions, cheap building techniques close up.
  • Interestingly, learned the history of the Tajik people, flora and fauna well shows stuffed
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  • I really enjoyed just super
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