Alisher Navoi Monument
Near the Oliy Majlis is a vast promenade and a post-Soviet Monument to Alisher Navoi, Uzbekistan's newly chosen cultural hero. ...
Peoples' Friendship Palace
Downtown Tashkent's largest park, sprawling southward from Halqlar Dustligi metro, is a haven for joggers, Sunday strollers, and...
Muqimi Musical Theatre
Best bet for traditional Uzbek folk singing, dancing and operettas.
Pricey and somewhat kitschy, Affresco remains riotously popular with locals and travellers. Its full Italian menu is well-realised and...
Oliy Majlis information
Lonely Planet review
The tightly guarded building southwest of the Friendship Palace is the Oliy Majlis. It currently functions as a giant rubber stamp in its infrequent sessions.