Independence Square (Mustakillik Square), Tashkent

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Explore the vast center of Tashkent's public and ceremonial life at Independence Square (Mustakillik Square), surrounded by government administrative buildings and manicured gardens with greenery. Enter Ezgulik Arch, considered to be the arch of good and noble aspirations, and observe the marble colonnade where three storks flying over a globe with Uzbekistan's borders on it. See the monument to independence, a gilt bronze globe with an image of Uzbekistan elevated on a red marble pedestal (once supporting a statue of Lenin), under which a mother nurses an infant. Three fountains set in a large pool provide a pleasant view for visitors taking a leisurely stroll around and along Ankhor River, which traverses the square. For Independence Square (Mustakillik Square) and beyond, use our Tashkent tour planner to get the most from your Tashkent vacation.
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  • October 5, 2017
    Worth a visit as it is the usual great architectural monument, with plenty of space to walk around. Very safe  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    Alun Alun kemerdekaan atau independence Square yang ada di kota Tashkent cukup luas. Di tempat ini terdapat patung ibu yang sedang duduk memangku tangan di lutut dengan wajah bersedih,dan , ada api di...  more »
  • September 28, 2017
    Located in one of the new districts of the city, served by highways to four lanes, this place is worth the look with its water jets and various statues of Soviet style. It is not far from the Museum of history, which allows you to learn about the country and its inhabitants. However the french is a language very uncommon in Uzbekistan, it's all in the language of the country and sometimes in English.
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