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The historical and local lore museum of Karkaraly


  Каркаралы Historical and local lore museum of Karkaraly town was formed on 7th of November 1977 y.

 Total territory – 520 sq m including expositional area – 469,8 sq m, fund area – 39,7 sq m, adjective area – 80,5 sq m.

Basic directions of the museum:

  • • Scientific research;
  • • Increasing of the museum fund;
  • • Arrangement of exposition;
  • • Works by scientific enlightenment


The museum tells about the history and local lore of the Karkaraly town from ancient times till nowadays:

  • • Archeology;
  • • Ethnography;
  • • Revolution;
  • • Independence;
  • • Cosmos;
  • • Nature

 Educational programs:

Museum employees organize different actions to scientific and social celebrations: lectures on different themes, contests among pupils and also the museum plans to open a club for pupils “Youth historian” on the base of the museum. Additionally the museum leads scientific research works to learn local place, takes part in different conferences and has good relationship with other museums.

Information for visitors.

The schedule of work: 9.00 – 18.00 Weekdays – Saturday and Sunday
Discounts for: pensioners, war veterans, children of orphan schools, children and adults with limited ability;
Additional service: organization of moving informational and exhibition excursions, making of thematic information, photo and video in expositions and funds, acquaintance with separate exclusive exhibits of the museum.

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Karaganda region, Karkaraly town, Bokeikhanov Street, 34
Tel/Fax. 8 72146 32788
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Head of the museum – Tussupbekov Meirkhan Kassymzhanovich



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