Aqmola regional historical museum
The museum was founded in 1920 and settles down in a building constructed in 1904 being a history and architecture monument. There are 71 195 funds in the museum. Among them one can find monuments of the material and spiritual culture reflecting ancient and modern history of the area, ethnography and a life of the people occupying territory of Akmolinsk area, natural-scientific collections, a photo documentary material. There is conducted the active work on collecting exhibits and archaeological, toponymical, ethnographic expeditions. The museum exposition is a small encyclopedia of the area since the most ancient times to the present have been presented there.