Gurminj Museum of Music Instruments, Dushanbe

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Learn about the history of music at Gurminj Museum of Music Instruments, housing mostly string instruments and drums. Roam through the museum to discover various local instruments that include doira (tambourine), tabl daf (drum), rubab (mandolin), ghizhak (fiddle), and setor (sitar). The museum often hosts concerts, so ask about their upcoming events if you want to learn more about Tajik cultural heritage and attend an entertaining music lesson. To visit Gurminj Museum of Music Instruments on your holiday in Dushanbe, and find out what else Dushanbe has to offer, use our Dushanbe tour itinerary maker website .
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  • The museum is located in an ordinary house with a courtyard and garden, just a few rooms. Musical instruments are presented not only in Tajikistan, but also throughout Central Asia. To hear the sound of these instruments, to learn about the technology, the history of their manufacture will help the curator of the museum - a very enthusiastic and gifted person.
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  • The Gurminj Museum of Music Instruments is a marvelous little museum in Dushanbe. You can play the instruments (if you know how and are careful) there was a music lesson taking place while we were the...  more »
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