Borbat Concert Hall
While not particularly exotic or Eastern in flavour, the large, covered Barakat Bazaar is the centre of commercial activity in Dushanbe....
Museum of National Antiquities
The Museum of National Antiquities is the best in the country, focusing on the Greco-Bactrian sites of Takht-i-Sangin (including a small...
Statue of Ismail Samani
Dushanbe's most visible monument to nation-building is the rather kitsch Statue of Ismail Samani, the 10th-century Samanid ruler,...
Ayni Opera & Ballet Theatre
There's still life left in this classy theatre, with the odd opera and classical music concert, plus it has possibly the finest interior...
La Grande Dame
If you need a slice of Western familiarity to go with your Lavazza coffee, try this cool French-style brasserie. The menu (available...
Lonely Planet review
Hosts occasional Tajik music concerts.