Presidential center of culture

Presidential center of culture, Astana
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This majestic white ensemble is located at the crossroads of two major highways of Astana - Republic Avenue and Barayev street. From a bird`s-eye view, it represents a circle of divergent rays directed to the four comers of the world, which is symbolic for the traditional culture of the Kazakh people. Blue dome rises above the earth at 38.5 meters. CulturalCenter was created to familiarize the public with the historical heritage of the Kazakhstan people, the achievements of the world culture and art. Presidential Center of Culture provides an opportunity for visitors to get the insight of the history of Kazakh state system development since the earliest times to the present day. Museum Collection numbers up to 143 223 items. These are  items of ethnography, archeology, history, culture and art.

 

 

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