Almaty Railway Museum is one of the largest technical museums in Kazakhstan. History of the museum began in 1999, when the personal collection of the railroader veteran Beisen Shormakov organized a small departmental museum. It was located in the former of Turksib Office, which was the architectural monument.
Museum of Archaeology is located in Almaty, it is the only museum in the Republic of Kazakhstan with such profile, and it takes a special place in the Kazakh museology.
Museum of Nature consists of paleontological and zoological collections, which illustrate changing nature of Kazakhstan from ancient times to the present day. The pride of the museum is the skeleton exposition of giant rhinoceros, mammoth and six-meter skeleton of Tarbosaurus - congener carnivorous dinosaur.
The history of the origin, formation and development of national science from the Middle Ages to the present day allows familiarity with the collection of the Museum of Kazakhstan history of science. The exposition of the museum preserves materials about the life and work of several generations of scholars.
A significant event in the cultural and spiritual life of Kazakhstan was the discovery in 2010 - the Museum of rare books RSE "Gylym Ordasy". The main task of the museum was to reflect the way by unique editions, which pass the book from the first manuscript to modern pieces of art of printing. In addition, the museum attracts the attention of all book lovers of the city, as the center of national history and culture of books.
Kazakh folk musical instruments museum was found in 1980. As well as similar establishments which are engaged in collecting and storing of historical monuments and works of art, it is a calling card of Almaty.
The museum of Modern Art, earlier known as the regional Museum of Fine Arts of Akmola, was opened on October 2, 1980 for public access, in honour of the 25th anniversary of virgin and fallow land reclamation.
The Literary and memorial museum of Zhambyl Zhabaev was opened in 1947 by decision of the Government of Kazakhstan in the house where the famous poet lived the most part of his life.
Atyrau regional museum of graphic and decorative arts was founded by decision of the Executive committee of Atyrau regional council of people’s deputies as of 15.11.1990. The museum was opened on April 2 1992.
The mausoleum of Tekturmas is an architectural monument of the 16th century located on south-eastern part of the town of Taraz on the bank of the river of Talas. It is one of cultic monuments of the region.
The ancient settlement of Turkestan is one of the most ancient cities in Kazakhstan that played important role in history of Kazakh nation during many centuries.
The museum received the first visitors in March 2005. TheFirst President of the Republic of Kazakhstan museum was founded by the President’s Decree on August 28, 2004. It is situated in the building the Residence of the President.
D. A. Kunayev museum was opened in January 2002 by the Decree of the President of Kazakhstan with a purpose to immortalize the memory about Dinmuhamed Kunayv who was an outstanding statesman and sociologist and politician, leading CC Communistic partyof Kaz SSR
The museum of history of Almaty was opened in September 2002. Themuseum, which did not have address and moved from the building to building, was kept by worker’s enthusiasm for a long time.
Central State Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan is one of the biggest museums in Central Asia. Creation of its collections was founded in 30-s of XIX century in Orenburg.
Republican Museum of books is the only museum of books in Central Asia, and similar museums were in Moscow and Kiev during Soviet Union period. Opening of the Book Museum was held on 20 October 1978. Poet Abdilda Tazhibaev, chairman of the Committee for Press and Printing Sheriyazdan Eleukenov and other prominent cultural figures attended on opening ceremony.
Ethno-memorial complex "Map of Kazakhstan "Atameken" was opened on 8 September 2001 by initiative of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. The main purpose of creation of the ethnocomplex "Atameken" is to ensure the safety, accessibility and inclusion population to the historical, cultural and spiritual values, and to promote achievements of the Kazakh culture, colorful reflection of natural areas and economic achievements of Kazakhstan, the preservation and enhancement of cultural values.
Opera and Ballet Theatre with the sonorous name "Astana Opera" is located on the left side of the Ishim River in Astana. The theatre wonders people not only with majestic building and beautiful halls, but also with a magnificent performed repertoire by talented troupe.
«Astana - Bayterek" Monument - is not only the main attraction of Astana, but also one of the most significant symbols of Kazakhstan. The idea of creating the monument belongs to Nursultan Nazarbayev. Bayterek symbolizes the state that saved historical roots with a firm support and aspirations for the future prosperity.
Palace of Peace and Reconciliation or Pyramid is one of the main attractions in the capital of Kazakhstan, Astana. This amazing building is one of the unique buildings in the world that built in recent years.