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Museum of Applied Arts, Tashkent
(4/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web)
Visit Museum of Applied Arts to admire thousands of art pieces in the form of traditional clothing and jewelry, architectural art, as well as a variety of handicrafts. The museum began in 1927 as an exhibition of Uzbek arts and crafts, and ten years later was officially established. Today, housed in a mansion of a former Russian diplomat, the museum boasts a diverse collection of applied arts. Examine the fine examples of embroidery, pottery, glass, ceramics, and a plethora of other items, and stop in the gift shop to purchase an authentic handmade souvenir. Put Museum of Applied Arts at the forefront of your travel plans using our Tashkent vacation route planner.
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  • The Museum has many rooms with testimony of the arts that occurred and produced throughout the country. I especially recommend the carvings coming from Khiva and Fergana Valley, and the 'susanos' and of silk and wool hand-woven rugs that occupy large areas. Seeing is believing.
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  • A great introduction to textile and artworks of the region. The museum is basic but loads of thought into the displays. Museum is bright and airy with space for viewing of the display. Don't be surpri...  more »
  • This is a smallish Museum dedicated to local handicrafts located in the building of a previous Russian Ambassador. In truth would only have given this museum 3 stars if it wasn't for the glorious entr...  more »
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  • The outside looks amazing! However, it is closed until 10th August 2016
  • You can't miss this place if you love traditional Uzbek Suzani/Adras. Great collections.
  • It is one of the most beautiful places in Uzbekistan. As for me everyone should visit it.
  • It is a bit late now, but I was there last august and I'd like to greet Victoria, Rano and Bonu !
  • Really liked the Museum, many interesting and there is something to be proud of for domestic artists.
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