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The Palace of Independence hosts official state events, political gatherings and business meetings.
The Palace of Independence hosts official state events, political gatherings and business meetings. It houses a scale model of Astana's planned look in 2030.
Tauelsizdik Avenue 52, Astana, Kazakhstan
The Kazakh Eli Monument is a 91 m tall white marble column commemorating Kazakhstan's declaration of independence in 1991
The Palace of Peace and Reconciliation is a 77 m high white glass and steel pyramidal building with a blue peak that houses educational facilities, a national center for Kazakhstan's various geographical and ethnic groups, and a 1,500-seat opera house
Shabyt is a palace of arts situated next to the landmark Kazakh Eli monument
The iconic Bayterek Tower is a 105 m tall observation tower and monument symbolizing a Kazakh legend in which the mythical bird Samruk lays a golden egg in its nest on a tall tree of life
The Nur-Astana Mosque on the left bank of the Ishim river is the second largest mosque in Central Asia, capable of accomodating 7000 worshippers