Museum of Folk Music Instruments named after Yihlasa, Almaty

4.0
#1 of 11 in Museums in Almaty
Explore the musical traditions of Kazakhstan at Museum of Folk Music Instruments named after Yihlasa. You'll come across over 40 musical instruments originating from Kazakhstan and surrounding nations, in addition to the personal dombras--a type of popular string instrument--of renowned poets and performers. Modern exhibits with an interactive twist will engage you in the traditional sights and sounds, letting you compose your own piece with samples of each instrument. On Fridays the museum hosts live folk performances. Add Museum of Folk Music Instruments named after Yihlasa and other attractions to your Almaty trip itinerary using our Almaty trip itinerary builder.
Create an itinerary including Museum of Folk Music Instruments named after Yihlasa
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Museum of Folk Music Instruments named after Yihlasa Reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
184 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • An intimate museum of old and new musical instruments. The instruments are well arranged and presented.  more »
  • This museum showcases many examples for traditional Kazakh folk instruments; it is well laid out and interesting to view the lovely instruments.  more »

Plan your trip to Almaty

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Almaty

See all ›
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
4.6
Duration: 1 hour
5.0
Duration: 4 hours

Kid-friendly things to do in Almaty

See all ›
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
2.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
3.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.8
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in Almaty

4.9
Duration: 8 hours
4.9
Duration: 8 hours
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 8 hours

Side trips from Almaty

4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.3
Duration: 2 hours

Nature in Almaty

4.8
Duration: 8 hours
4.0
Duration: 4 hours
4.0
Duration: 4 hours
4.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Almaty

4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.3
Duration: 1 hour