Nomad Museum

Issyk-Köl Oblast

This surprisingly well-curated museum displays artefacts and exhibits on traditional Kyrgyz culture, clothing, and history in an airy space that draws inspiration from the yurt. Separate museum spaces are planned on-site for each of the Turkic nomadic cultures, but with no firm plans on when they'll be completed.

The site is outside of Chon-Sary-Oi village, 17km west from the Cholpon-Ata bus station, and all west-bound transport can stop here.

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