«We need to look into the past in order to understand the present and foresee the future».
N. Nazarbayev

Publications

29 June 2016
A role of the horse in Kazakh culture
 A role of the horse in Kazakh culture
Ethnographic expedition materials collected throughout Kazakhstan reveal customs and beliefs of Kazakhs of the XIX century to the present associated with the horse – “a king of domestic animals”.
27 June 2016
Memorable date of Charles de Gaulle’s visit to Kazakhstan
Memorable date of Charles de Gaulle’s visit to Kazakhstan
A unique conference dedicated to the 50th anniversary of General de Gaulle’s visit to Baikonur was held at the National Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
27 June 2016
A gift to the National Museum
A gift to the National Museum
At Sh.Kaldayakov Philharmonic in Shymkent was held the Republican action “A gift to the National Museum” organized by the National Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Interactive map

Kostanay region
North Kazakhstan region
Akmola region
Pavlodar region
East Kazakhstan region
Almaty region
Zhambyl region
South Kazakhstan region
Karaganda region
Kyzylorda region
Aktobe region
West Kazakhstan region
Atyrau region
Mangystau region
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Video gallery

25.10.1990 Acceptance of the Declaration on Kazakh SSR state sovereignty
Acceptance of the Declaration on Kazakh SSR state sovereignty
21.12.1991 Almaty declaration of CIS is signed
Almaty declaration of CIS is signed
18.08.1991 1991, August 18-21. August putsch
1991, August 18-21. August putsch
28.08.1991 Dissolution of the Central Committee of Kazakh SSR Communist party
Dissolution of the Central Committee of Kazakh SSR Communist party
1991. August 29 The decree of the President closed the Semipalatinsk nuclear range.
The decree of the President closed the Semipalatinsk nuclear range.

Prominent figures

Ilyas Yesenberlin
January 10, 1915 — October 5, 1983
Kenesary Khan
1802 — 1847
Tole bi
1663 — 1756