Independence Square (Mustakillik Square), Tashkent

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Explore the vast center of Tashkent's public and ceremonial life at Independence Square (Mustakillik Square), surrounded by government administrative buildings and manicured gardens with greenery. Enter Ezgulik Arch, considered to be the arch of good and noble aspirations, and observe the marble colonnade where three storks flying over a globe with Uzbekistan's borders on it. See the monument to independence, a gilt bronze globe with an image of Uzbekistan elevated on a red marble pedestal (once supporting a statue of Lenin), under which a mother nurses an infant. Three fountains set in a large pool provide a pleasant view for visitors taking a leisurely stroll around and along Ankhor River, which traverses the square. For Independence Square (Mustakillik Square) and beyond, use our Tashkent tour planner to get the most from your Tashkent vacation.
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  • After independence in 1991, the square was officially renamed Mustaqillik Maydoni. The Mustaqillik Maydoni (Independence Square) is a central square / park in Tashkent. Like all sights, it is well...  more »
  • This is a vast space , very clean and well maintained and a favorite place for locals and tourists. Worth a short visit to click pictures.  more »
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