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Bust of Akhmet Baitursynov in Almaty.

Tours and walks in Almaty.

“A people with a high culture always wins over a people with a low culture, regardless of their number: who has more, who has less. This is as clear and undeniable as the light of the moon at night and the shine of the sun during the day."

Akhmet Baitursynov.

Photo tours in Almaty.

In Almaty, at the corner of Baitursynov and Zhambyl streets, in the house of the merchant Zubov, where Akhmet Baitursynov lived from 1933 to 1937 with his family. After the rehabilitation of the leader of Alash Orda in 1988, the house was recognized as a monument of history and architecture, and in 1993 a memorial house-museum was opened.
A bust monument to Akhmet Baitursynov is installed on the territory of the estate. The square itself also bears the name of A. Baitursynov. In the village of Turgai, Dzhangeldinsky district of Kostanay region, a museum was opened for Akhmet Bayatursynov and Myrzhakip Dulatov.


Photos by
Alexander Petrov.