Barak Khan Medressa

Islamic Site in Tashkent

Image by Megan Eaves Lonely Planet

Souvenir shops occupy the student rooms of this 16th-century medressa located on the western side of Khast Imom square, making this one of the best places to pick up a last-minute souvenir. Crafts include textiles, miniatures, scarves, embroidered bags, ceramics and even mobile phone cases.