28 Sights in Tashkent, Uzbekistan (with Map and Images)
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1. SquareBook Ticket*
The square in the center of Tashkent, now called the square of Emir Timur, was laid in front of the headquarters of the Turkestan Military District on the initiative of Mikhail Chernyaev and designed by architect Nikolai Ulyanov in 1882 at the intersection of two central streets of the new city - Moskovsky and Kaufmanovsky Avenues called Konstantinovsky Square. Initially, it was a passer-by.
2. Halklar Dostligi Saroyi Concert Hall
The People's Temple is one of the cultural centers of Tashkent. It was built in 1980 and put into use in 1981. All kinds of activities were filmed and given to concerts. In the concert hall, various celebrations will be held for foreign government officials. On the appearance and decoration of the building, the unique loess shape of the national symbolic loess is adopted; Local raw materials Norota and alpine red deer are used for architectural decoration. The spire of the building is narrow-angled and quiet, which makes the sunshine elegant in style. At the door of the building, the circus on the forehead is chilling. The roof of the building was washed away by a huge jade steel concrete installation, reminding people of the marble-covered wreckage on the ground. The building center has a balcony and a 4,000-acre hall with more than 200 theaters, which is in the shape of a main hall. The scene is equipped with special equipment. The hall is equipped with film technology and text translation equipment, 8 languages for one age group, and a special technical communication system. Vesticple is a people's doctrine made of natural stones, represented by loess and loess represented by loess. There are high walls, observation deck, three-hole mosaic, jade articles, hall decoration and side wall decoration in the front hall. There is a huge iron wall with iron sheets in the hall of the palace, with iron sheets on it.
TE1 (diesel locomotive with electric transmission, 1st model) is a Soviet six-axle (type 30 - 30) cargo-passenger diesel locomotive with a capacity of 1000 hp, produced from 1947 to 1950 at the Kharkov Transport Engineering Plant (HZTM) with the participation of the Kharkov Electric Traction Plant (HETZ) and the Moscow Dynamo. It was created on the personal instructions of I. V. Stalin and is a copy of the American Yes, supplied under Lend-Lease. Not being the first Soviet diesel locomotive at all, TE1 became the first diesel locomotive in the country to be mass-produced after the war (Soviet production of mainline diesel locomotives was interrupted ten years earlier, from 1941).
4. Konstantin Tsiolkovsky
Konstantin Eduardovich Tsiolkovsky was a Russian and Soviet rocket scientist who pioneered astronautics. Along with the Frenchman Robert Esnault-Pelterie, the Germans Hermann Oberth and Fritz von Opel, and the American Robert H. Goddard, he is one of the founding fathers of modern rocketry and astronautics. His works later inspired leading Soviet rocket-engineers Sergei Korolev and Valentin Glushko, who contributed to the success of the Soviet space program. Tsiolkovsky spent most of his life in a log house on the outskirts of Kaluga, about 200 km (120 mi) southwest of Moscow. A recluse by nature, his unusual habits made him seem bizarre to his fellow townsfolk.
RSD-1 (YES) is a diesel locomotive of type 3o-3o and a capacity of 1000 hp, produced by the American Locomotive Company (ALCO) from 1942 to 1946. The RSD-1 was developed at the request of the U. S. Transportation Corps and is structurally a six-axle version of the RS-1 diesel locomotive. Originally built for Iran, later a significant batch of these diesel locomotives entered the Soviet Union, where they were given the designation YES. In 1947, the USSR began producing diesel locomotives of the TE1 series, which were a copy of the DA diesel locomotives. A smaller number of RSD-1 diesel locomotives were operated on the railways of North America.
6. Tashkent Tower
The Tashkent Television Tower is a 375-metre-high (1,230 ft) tower, located in Tashkent, Uzbekistan and is the twelfth tallest tower in the world. Construction started in 1978 and it began operation six years later, on 15 January 1985. It was the forth tallest tower in the world from 1985 to 1991. Moreover, the decision of construction Tashkent Tower or TV-Tower of Uzbekistan was decided on 1 September 1971 in order to spread the TV and radio signals to all over the Uzbekistan. It is of a vertical cantilever structure, and is constructed out of steel. Its architectural design is a product of the Terxiev, Tsarucov & Semashko firm.
The P36 is a Soviet mainline passenger steam locomotive produced by Kolomna Plant from 1950 to 1956. In terms of power, it was equivalent to a steam locomotive of the IS series, but had a load from the axles on the rails of no more than 18 tf, thanks to which it could be operated on the vast majority of Soviet railways, replacing steam locomotives of the Su series and significantly increasing the weight of passenger trains. The last steam locomotive of the series (P36-0251) was the last steam locomotive of the Kolomna plant and the last passenger steam locomotive produced in the USSR.
8. Kaffol Shoshiy maqbarasi
Kaffal Shashi Mausoleum is a mausoleum built in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, in memory of Imam Abu Bakr Muhammad Ibn Ali Ibn Ismail al-Kaffal al-Shashi. The crypt was not preserved in its original form. In its present form, the mausoleum was built in 1542 by then-Khan architect Gulliam Hussein. It is an asymmetrical domed Longmen mausoleum-Hanaka. Hanaka aims to provide shelter for pilgrims-Khujrah. Mausoleum groups also usually include a mosque and a cooking room called Oshkhona. To the south of the main building, a small courtyard is the later tomb (Sagana).
9. Olympic glory museum
Museum of Olympic Glory is a museum in Tashkent, dedicated to the Olympic movement. The main goal of the Museum of Olympic Glory is the organization of exhibitions of exhibits demonstrating achievements of Uzbek athletes at the Olympic Games. The museum presents exhibits in 2088, of which 1005 are available at any time. The museum has a video library, which contains videos of the Olympic Games. Also on display are gold medals for contribution to the development of the sports movement, Islam Karimov sent to the museum.
10. Alexander Pushkin
The monument to Alexander Sergeevich Pushkin by the sculptor Mikhail Konstantinovich Anikushin was unveiled in Tashkent on June 6, 1974. The opening of the monument, made of bronze, was timed to coincide with the 175th anniversary of the great Russian poet. The monument was originally erected on Pushkin Street in a small square. In 2015, in connection with the architectural redevelopment of the city of Tashkent, the monument was restored and moved to the square, renamed in honor of the poet.
11. Chopon-ota mausoleum
The Chupan-Ata Mausoleum is an architectural monument in Tashkent and is part of the Chupan-Ata complex. The mausoleum honors a legendary figure who is revered as shepherd and patron saint of sheep in Central Asia. This building may not be a real tomb and should only be regarded as Kadamzha. According to legend, the order to build the mausoleum was given by Tamerlan or Ulugbek, but archaeological material traces it back to the end of the 18th century.
12. South Hotel
Hotel is the seventh studio album by American electronica musician, singer, songwriter, and producer Moby. It was released on March 14, 2005, internationally by Mute Records and on March 22, 2005, in the United States by V2 Records. The album marked a stylistic shift from electronic and dance-oriented music towards alternative rock and Moby's decision not to use vocal sampling for the first time since his 1993 album Ambient.
13. Паровоз Эр
The Er (reconstructed) was a 0-5-0 steam locomotive produced intermittently from 1935 to 1957. Until 1944, it was built by Soviet factories, and since 1946 it has been imported from the member countries of the Warsaw Pact. The EM differs from the previous series primarily by lengthening the firebox by half a meter, which made it possible to equalize the load along the axes, as well as increase power and increase traction.
14. State Art Museum
The Museum of Arts of Uzbekistan is the largest state art museum in Uzbekistan. Its permanent collection contains more than several thousands works, divided among four curatorial departments. The museum was established in 1918 as a Museum of People University and renamed as a Central Arts Museum later. It was named as Tashkent Art Museum in 1924 and finally Museum of Arts of Uzbekistan in 1935.
Wikipedia: Museum of Arts of Uzbekistan (EN), Website, Facebook
15. Davlat Amaliy San‘at Muzeyi
The State Museum of Applied Arts of Uzbekistan is an art museum located in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, founded in 1937 as a temporary exhibition for handicrafts. The museum contains over 4,000 exhibits on decorative art in Uzbekistan, including wood carving, ceramics, embossing, jewelry, gold weaving, embroidery, and samples of mass production in local industry.
16. Monument of People’s Friendship. In memory of Shamakhmudov Shaakhmet.
Shaahmed Shamakhmudov (1890-1970) lived in Tashkent with his wife Bakhri Akramova and worked as a blacksmith at the Telman Art Company. At the beginning of the Great Patriotic War, Shahmed Shamakhmudov and his wife Bahri Akramova adopted 15 children who lost their parents during the war and were evacuated to Tashkent, and three more children after the war.
17. Palace Romanov
The Romanov Palace in Tashkent was built in 1891 by architects V. S. Heintzelman and A. L. Benois for Grand Duke Nikolai Konstantinovich, who was exiled to the outskirts of the empire - to the Turkestan Territory. In the left wing of the palace were the apartments of the Grand Duke, and in the right wing - the apartments of his wife.
18. Kamalan Gate
The Gates of Tashkent, in present-day Uzbekistan, were built around the town at the close of the 10th century, but did not survive to the present. The last gate was destroyed in 1890 as a result of the growth of the city, but some of the districts in Tashkent still bear the names of these gates.
19. Мавзолей Шейха Ховенди ат Тахура (Шейхантаура)
Mausoleum of Sheikh Hovendi at-Takhur uzb. Shaykh al-Hovendi Takhur Mausoleum is one of the most important architectural monuments of Tashkent. It is located in the center of modern Tashkent in the quadrangle formed by the streets of Alisher Navoi, Shaikhantohur and Abdulla Kadiri.
Wikipedia: Мавзолей Шейха Ховенди ат-Тахура (Шейхантаура) (RU)
20. Tole Bi mausoleum
The Kaldyrgach-Biya mausoleum is located in the city of Tashkent, with a pyramid-shaped dome, which is unusual in Uzbekistan. The mausoleum was built in the first half of the 15th century. The courtyard and decorations of the mausoleum have not been preserved.
21. Museum of Victims of Political Repression
Museum of Victims of Political Repression in Tashkent — is a museum which tells the history of Uzbekistan during the time of the Soviet Union, in particular that of the people killed by the Soviet government at that time. The Museum is divided into 10 parts.
Wikipedia: Museum of Victims of Political Repression in Tashkent (EN)
22. мечеть Хужа Ахрор Вали
Hoja Ahrar Wali Ukb Mosque. Khodja Akhrar Vali masjidi or Jami Ukb mosque. Djami masjidi is the foundation of the Registan Choir in the Chorsu Square area. The only Tashkent specimen of a courtyard Friday mosque common in late medieval Central Asia.
23. Monument of Сourage
The Courage Memorial Complex is a memorial dedicated to the courage of Tashkent survivors of the 1966 Tashkent earthquake, installed in the epicenter of an earthquake on the banks of the ancient Ankhor Canal in the Kashgarka region of Tashkent.
24. Geology Museum
The Museum of Geology in Tashkent, Uzbekistan is a geology museum that shows and represents the wealth of mineral and geological resources in Uzbekistan, including valuable stones, minerals and archaeological and paleontological findings.
VL60 is the first Soviet mainline AC freight and passenger electric locomotive launched into large-scale production. In the 1960s, along with VL8 and TE3, it was one of the main locomotives on the Soviet railways.
The ТE3 is a Soviet diesel-electric locomotive, built in Russia and Ukraine to 1520 mm gauge. It is a two-unit Co’Co’+Co’Co’ machine. Total diesel power is 2,940 kW. They were built from 1953 to 1973.
27. ТЭ 52
Steam locomotives of the TE series are German military steam locomotives, received in large quantities by the USSR as trophies and reparations and operated on the railways of the USSR in the 1940s and 1970s.
28. Memorial complex Victory Park
Victory Park, also known as the Victory Park Memorial Complex is a park located in Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan. It was planned in honor of the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War.
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