Mosque of Khezrety Omar
The modern mosque of Khezrety Omar, off Atamurat Niyazov köçesi, is worth visiting for its wonderfully garish painted ceilings.
Kopet Dag Stadium
Museum of Fine Arts
The pricey Museum of Fine Arts is located in an impressive building with a big rotunda, two tiers and lots of gold. The collection...
This tranquil beer garden, located behind the circus, serves up frothy pints of microbrewed beer and sticks of shashlyk.
This is a charming spot for a strong Turkish coffee and a sweet cake or pastry.
2011 köçesi · interesting places nearby
Ashgabat Zoo information
The Ashgabat Zoo is a curious diversion if you happen to be walking nearby, although animal-lovers may be appalled at the tiny living quarters set aside for the animals. The resident lion and bear in particular look severely downtrodden. At the time of writing, a new zoo was being planned, in which case this one will likely close.