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Independence Square (Mustakillik Square)

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Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Independence Square used to be Lenin Square. There are many government buildings nearby and a beautiful fountain display. Many people there, but it wasn't crowded

1  Thank Val B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Use to be a main street for walking, military parades etc during soviet time. Now, completely locked, local police is everywhere, you cannot go anywhere except the areas they allow you to go. Very hot in summertime, very cold during the winters. Unfriendly and empty.

Thank AlexeyFilonenko
Reviewed 1 week ago

Impressive architecture and well kept grounds make this a pleasant location for a short walk and visit whilst in Tashkent. You would not need to spend longer than 45 minuted to an hour here.

1  Thank CDL2264
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The buildings and the garden , aren't suitable , to the very poor population . The lot of money, that was spent to build the attractions in site , should be given to improve the life of Uzbekian people . The site Embedded with super...More

Thank yehiel r
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Admittedly this is THE park in the centre of the capital. It is very well maintained by many gardeners and cleaners. Safe, interesting and quiet for a stroll. Uzbeks have a phobia about dust, the water sprayed everywhere helps to keep it down. Fountains lovely....More

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Worth a visit as it is the usual great architectural monument, with plenty of space to walk around. Very safe

Thank global-traveller48
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Went to visit the full complex and found that the statue was inaccessible with no reason given. The fountains looked good and the overhead gantry looked like it was silver coated including the birds on top. While the gardeners picked the Acorns out of the...More

Thank Traveller_UK12
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

From Hotel Uzbekistan (do not stay there) its a straight walk of say 15 minutes past Timur's statue and the art plaza. The square is impressive in that at one end is the Govt Ministry buildings the centre has a rectangular water body with well...More

Thank 2012sunilmumbai
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This entire area is a nice place to walk around. A lot of greenery and many monuments all around to interest history lovers. Not crowded at all and its one of the must visit spots in Tashkent.

Thank SagarVS
Reviewed 20 July 2017

visit area while listening the history… walk between trees and water spring … wide area to walk around...

Thank Saffary
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