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Museum of Applied Arts, Tashkent

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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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  • I loved the displays in this museum - what a textile collection! - but the labels are very minimalistic and after following a fellow traveller with a guide I am not sure that was much more informative...  more »
  • In my living room in Tashkent I wanted to see him. I had already, in the other Uzbek cities observed handicrafts and artworks depicting places and natives. It's worth a visit, it takes one, one and an half hour. Ivanromeo.
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  • This museums offers a great opportunity to see traditional crafts of Uzbekistan -- textiles, metalwork, woodwork, and ceramics, as well as a beautiful example of traditional Islamic architecture (a co...  more »
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  • You can't miss this place if you love traditional Uzbek Suzani/Adras. Great collections.
  • The outside looks amazing! However, it is closed until 10th August 2016
  • It is one of the most beautiful places in Uzbekistan. As for me everyone should visit it.
  • Good place to visit in Tashkent.
  • It is a bit late now, but I was there last august and I'd like to greet Victoria, Rano and Bonu !

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Tashkent has a range of accommodations, with many good hotels empty during off-season from December through February. Most of the hotels lie scattered around the downtown area, stretching from southwest to northeast, with luxurious ones grouping on the northwest side. Book ahead during the peak months to make sure you get the place you want. A variety of backpackers' lodgings lie around the city's Chorsu bazaar.
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