At present moment the museum is located in two buildings.

The museum exhibitions consist of the Ancient Art, the Applied Folk Arts of Karakalpaks, the Uzbek and the Russian paintings of the 1920-1930s, as well as the contemporary art of Karakalpakstan.

The exhibitions address:
K. Rzaev Street, Nukus,
Republic of Karakalpakstan, 230100

(Functioning every day)

The additional exhibition of paintings and graphics was which earlier located on the second floor of the Museum of local Historical Studies has been partly moved into the new building and partly into the depositary. The building of the old museum does not exist anymore.

The museum funds and archive are located in:
Dosliq Avenue, 115, Nukus,
Republic of Karakalpakstan, 230100

The Museum can provide the tours with your personal museum guide to the historical sites of Ancient Khoresm and to Muinak, the former port of the Aral Sea.

Contact us:
K.Rzaev Street, Nukus
Republic of Karakalpakstan, 230100
Tel/fax: (998-61) 222-25-56

                                  The Museum working hours:

Monday-Friday  9:00am-5:00pm
Lunch break (Mon-Fri)  1:00pm-2:00pm
Saturday-Sunday  10:00am-4:00pm

                                      Admission Fees for the individual foreign visitors:

Categories of Visitors                           Entrance Fee                       Guided Tours
Adults                                                        25 000 soums                     15 000 soums
Students                                                   15 000 soums                        8 000 soums
Children                                                    10 000 soums                        8 000 soums

We allow photographing and video shooting of the museum collection, as well as visiting the museum funds and archive for a fee.
Photographing: 120 000 soums
Working in the museum library: 20 000 soums
Video Shooting: 350 000 soums
Chronical Shooting per day: 1 000 000 soums
Chronical Shooting in the funds and archive per day: 2 000 000 soums
Shooting TV programs in the museum, not related to the propaganda of the museum: 800 000 soums

Contact us:
K.Rzaev street, Nukus,
Republic of Karakalpakstan 230100
Tel/fax: (998-61) 222-25-56

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