State Museum of Fine Arts
Statue of Kurmanjan Datka
State Opera & Ballet Theatre
Classical and local productions are staged in this elegant building, usually starting at 5pm Friday to Sunday, autumn to spring. Check...
Russian Drama Theatre Buffet
For sheer novelty, seek out this inexpensive cafeteria hidden in the basement of an outwardly drab concrete theatre. The windowless...
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Lonely Planet review
This gallery's biliously miserable concrete exterior contrasts with the neo-classical grandeur of the Opera opposite but the collections of Kyrgyz embroidery and felt rugs, and the splendid variety of paintings all make a visit worthwhile. Don't miss the amusing reproductions of Egyptian and classical statues.