At present moment the museum expositions are located in one building.

We inform!!!

In connection with the reconstruction carried out in the 1st block of the museum, where exhibits of archaeological finds, folk-applied and fine arts are located, the entrance for visitors is temporarily closed.

We apologize.

Important information for visitors!

According to order No. 52, the cost of services provided by the museum on non-working days and on holidays is increased by 2 times.

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.

Contact us:
Republic of Karakalpakstan, 230100
Nukus city, T.Kayipbergenov  Street, 52
Tel/fax: (998-61) 222-25-56

                                  The Museum working hours:

Monday                                                  closed
Tuesday - Wednesday - Friday            9.00-18.00
Thursday                                               9.00-19.00
Saturday - Sunday                               10.00-18.00


Admission Fees for the individual foreign visitors:

Categories of Visitors                         Entrance Fee- One building                Entrance Fee- Two buildings
Adults                                                   55 000 soums                                        82 000 soums
Students                                               44 000 soums                                        66 000 soums
Children                                                23 000 soums                                        34 000 soums

Guided tour fees for the  foreign visitors

Category of visitors                      Guided tour  Fee- One building                Guided tour - Two buildings     

Adults                                                       92 000 soums                                         184 000 soums 
(up to 20 persons)                                           
 92 000 soums                                         184 000 soums
(up to 20 persons)
   69 000 soums                                         115 000 soums 
(up to 20 persons)

Note: In case of purchasing guided tour tickets, you will buy the entrance ticket as well.

We allow photographing and video shooting of the museum collection.

  Types of services                              Fee for One building             Fee for Two buildings     

Photographing                                       230 000 soums                          402 000 soums 
Video Shooting                                      662 000 soums                          1 100 000 soums
Chronicle Shooting:                              2 200 000 soums/day                3 300 000 soums/day
Working in the library                           15 000  soums
Audio guide                                            28 000  soums

Access to the storage                           92 000 soums /person    On the basis of order of Ministry of
                                                                 Culture of  Uzbekistan

Photographing                                       400 000 soums / day      On the basis of order of Ministry of
in the storage                                          Culture of  Uzbekistan

Video Shooting                                      930 000 soums / day      On the basis of order of Ministry of
in the storage                                          Culture of  Uzbekistan

Chronicle Shooting:                              3 450 000 soums / day    On the basis of order of Ministry of
in the storage                                          Culture of  Uzbekistan


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