Museum contacts : Almaty city, 28 Shevchenko street
phones.: +7 (727) 300-32-28, 272-69-56, +7 701 449 00 90, +7 777 385 37 16
Museum of Paleontology will celebrate 55th year from the date of foundation in 2016. The basis of expositions of the museum has been made on the basis of fund of the scientific materials of Institute of Zoology.
It should be noted especially, that since a find of a skeleton of the huge rhinoceros in 1912, a lot of discoveries, which have brought a world fame to Kazakhstan, also opened to the whole world, that Kazakhstan represents the most unique country for the paleontologic researches.
The main aim of the museum: to show variety and development of fauna of Kazakhstan since the most ancient times up to present.
In the paleontologic hall of the museum are presented the updated exposition, there are exposed a number of the unique exhibits, which you can not see somewhere else in the world.
Nowadays in the expositions are restored the unique skeletons of the prehistoric animals.
One of the largest reptiles, which exposed in the museum the copy of a skeleton of a predatory pangolin – a tarbosaurus.
The representatives of predatory dinosaurs are widely known as tyrannosaur. Its skeleton is the copy of the larger mongolian tarbosaurus.
From mammals is a skeleton of a huge rhinoceros Paraceratherium from hollow of Torgay. Paraceratherium is found in 1912 on the territory of Torgay. This year will be a 100 years from the date of the finding. This finding played role in integration for researches of such remains on the territory of Central Asia. .
n 1948 in Torgay hollow was found remains of the ancient huge relatives of pigs the entelodon's skeleton, the original of skeleton is represented in this hall.
The copy of the skull and jaw are executed in the Museum of Paleontology in Moscow. And the law jaw of the huge suinaforme from Sary Ozek, which you can not find anywhere else in the world-wide museums. The Museum of Paleontology in Moscow and National Museum of Natural History in New Mexico has made a copy of it.
The renovated exhibits in the form of the skulls, jaws and parts of skeletons are exposed in the show-windows of the museum, according to the subject and to the decision of designer. In each show-window is represented the diorama, which displays a landscape of an era of the ancient dwelling animals.
All these original and the unique objects are decoration of the show-windows and the expositions surprise, admire and please the numerous visitors of our museum.
We have prepared free Robot guide working at any smartfone for convenience of the visitors of the museum. https://izi.travel/en/26bb-museum-of-paleontology/en
For acquaintance with the museum it is enough to download the app of izi.TRAVEL on the smartphone from Play market or App store and then to find the Museum of Paleontology in the list of audio-guides. The audio-guide tells about the main exhibits of the museum and can work as in the museum, identifying exhibits by the special QR tags and outside.
All the exhibits are represented by photos, comments and soundtracks.
Free support audio-guide :
By city phone 225 85 85
By mobile phone +7-777-685-85-85
In office : Hotel Dostyk, lobby, 36 Kurmangazy street corner Kunaev street
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