Archive of the Communist Party of Turkmenistan
Statue of Lenin & Around
The statue of Lenin, in a small park off Azadi köçesi, is a charmingly incongruous assembly of a tiny Lenin on an enormous and very...
Statue of Lenin
The Statue of Lenin is a charmingly incongruous assembly of a tiny Lenin on an enormous and very Central Asian plinth. Right around the...
Mollanepes Drama Theatre
Ashgabat offers some excellent venues for watching musical and dramatic productions centred on Turkmen folklore and traditional music....
This cosy and popular place serves up the best pizza in town, though admittedly that’s not a huge culinary achievement. There’s a big...
Lonely Planet review
A bizarre tribute to kitsch Americana, you'll find posters of Frank Sinatra, Marilyn Monroe and Elvis, rusting license plates and car fenders poking out from the walls. The food is a fairly lamentable attempt at hot dogs, burgers, sandwiches and pizza, but it's still a fun place for a drink or to see how young Ashgabatans spend their leisure time.