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Fascinating Mix of Offerings-Uzbek History, Superbly Decorated Home, Jewish History

The museum's offerings provide insights into 4 areas, of which I saw 3. Enter the gates to a... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
M A
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Pleasanton, California
'Bout to go and get some compliments

A short walk from our hotel in Samarkand, we took a look at the Regional Studies Museum in August... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
JGDynamo
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New Brunswick, Canada
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Abdurahmon Jomi St. 51, Samarkand 140164, Uzbekistan
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

The museum's offerings provide insights into 4 areas, of which I saw 3. Enter the gates to a courtyard garden and walk first to the rear-most building straight ahead. -The building to the rear of the garden has the kassa pay desk in the foyer...More

1  Thank M A
Reviewed 23 May 2018

A short walk from our hotel in Samarkand, we took a look at the Regional Studies Museum in August 2017 as part of our drive around the ‘stans. It wasn’t an expensive entrance fee and we paid a bit extra to be able to take...More

2  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 17 May 2018

This museum was recommended to us by our B&B hostess. We easily found it on foot. It is in the former home of a Jewish mercant built circa 1910. There are two buildings. One contains Samarkand history, photographs and archaeological artifacts, thoughtfully displayed, most have...More

2  Thank broomhall55
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Used Google Maps to get there, or give the exact address to the driver ( Abdurahmon Jomi St., 51), cos it not very familiar in the city. The house belonged to a well-known Jewish merchant is now a very good museum with explanation in English...More

2  Thank shkomit
Reviewed 28 August 2015

We visited this museum (on a cute street in the Russian part of town) on our way to the train station. There was a guide inside who wanted to show us around (for 10,000 som, which is 2 dollars). We told him that we only...More

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