The chronicle of museum’s historical event

On 22 July 1939–the resolution No. 23 about opening of regional museum was issued by the Guryev regional advisory committee of Kazakh SSR high counsel presidium.

On 5 November 1940 –the museum accepted the first guestson the place of 240 cube meters former Russian church. Ordzhonidze (Aiteke bi) Street, building 14.

On 28 April 1953,the museum conducted activity under Regional Culture Department according tothe resolution “On forming Culture Department” ofKazakh SSR high counsel presidium.

In 1974, issued a reference about the first exposition rooms under title“Guryev Regional Museum”

In 1978, the square of museum building was widened for 900 square meters for account of additional construction.

In 1978, excavation work was conducted in Aktobe along with archeology institution of the USSR Scientific Academy.

In 1978, a memory evening was hold with relatives of the first Guryev Council of Deputies members.

In 1978, a meeting with The Great Patriotic War veterans was hold by“Eternal flame”

1979-1980 new three-exposition room and one exhibition room were opened with help ofthe specialist of «Kazmuseirestavratsiya» workshop.

On 22 August 1980, new exposition was opened in the museum concerning to 60 years of Kazakh SSR and Kazakhstan Communist Party.

In 1983, “An-mura”folk music group was formed in the museum.

In 1985, regional competition for museum scientific and education work was hold devoted to 40 years of the Great Patriotic War.

In 1986 local history museum department was workedin Yembi (Zhylyoy) district, Kulsary village, Ganyushkino, Teniz (Kurmangazy) district, Dossor ,Makat district and 18 social museum.

In 1986 Atyrau regional local history museum’s stuffs rendered methodical assistance in opening memorial museum of K.Sagyrbayuly in Altynzhar village, Volodar district, Astrakhan region on request of regional party committee.

In 1986, Makhambet social museum was renamed into M.Utemisov historical and memorial museum.

In 1987, a removed exhibition was arranged in “Avtomobilist” health camp, Tendik “Aspa” milking unit, Balykshy district, Makhambet.

In 1988, extensive construction works was lead twice and 248 square meters constant exhibition room was opened, Total Square of the museum building reached 1423 square meters.

In June 1989, the travelling exhibition for decorative and handiwork, documents about life and skills of great kyuishiK.Sagyrbayuly was organized in Krasny-Yar, Volodardistrict, Astrakhanregion of Russia.

In 1989, the main part of it was included into a list of historical and archeological monuments; the building located in Chervyakov Street near byregional museum was taken and here placed the library and cabinet of scientific workers.

In November 1990, the semi centenary anniversary of museum was firstly held.

On 21 September 1991, a historical museum named after I.Taimanuly was opened in respect of 200 years birthday of I.Taimanuly in Akkystau village of Isataydistric. The specialist of «Kazmuseirestavratsiya» workshop in Almaty arranged the exposition of museum and regional museum stuff rendered methodical assistance.

In 1991a regional seminar council was held for social and regional museum stuff.

In 1991,“Kazak eli” newspaper of Atyaru regional local history museum was published.

Between 27 September and 5 October 1992 -the Kazakh handicraft and jewelry work exhibition from Atyrau local history museum was shown in worldwide Kazakh first meeting

In 1992, A museum building in Teniz (Kurmangazy) district was reconstruction, Astrakhan artist community specialists rearranged exposition.

In 1992 Museum in Kyzylkoga was reconstructed in respect of 80 years birthday of brother writer G.Slanov

In 1992the exhibition under name “National liberation movement of the Kazakh”wasshowndevoted to a warrior and bi S.Datuly

In 1992, a standing exhibition “Asylmura” that publicizing the life, art, and songs of poets lived in our country was arranged.

In 1992, “Historian”, “Young Naturalist”, “Local historian” study group used to work

In 1992, an archeological expedition to Saraishyk medieval townwas organized along with “Miras” local history traveler’s club members

In 1993 “Hello, Museum” week event was held for international museum day

In 1993,Language is your life and will” cultural arrangement was held.

In 1993, “Welcome Nauryz!”traveling exhibition was arranged.

In 1993“Atameken” week event was held, in this event took part guests from the ministry of education in Almaty.

In 1993,the department of museum in Teniz (Kurmangazy), Inder, Isatay districts, Saraishyk in Makhambet district and “Military glory” museum in city were included into the list of museum.

In November 1996, a regional scientific and experimental seminar was held for museum staffs.

In June 1998, the exhibition of museum memorabilia wasorganized in Astana in respect of opening ceremony of new capital.

In December 1998, an exhibition “Saraishyk is an eye of ancient history” was opened in Junior Art Academy in respect of official forming day ofthe United Nations.

On 3 September 1999, a museum was removed to B.Momyshuly Street, building 3(total square 2027 square meters, exposition square 916.72 meters) in respect of 100 years anniversary of Kazakhstan Oil, the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan N.A. Nazarbayevtook part in opening ceremony.

In 1999, at the result of archeological excavation work lead by West Kazakhstan Scientific Expedition of A.Margulan Archeology Institution, sarmat tribe’s king “Altynadam” (jewel of a man) lived between III BC and IV CE has found inAraltobe village of Zhylyoy district of Atyrau region.

In 2000, a figure of sarmat king “Altynadam” was restored and placed in exposition room of museum.

Between 1999 and 2000, Astrakhan State united historical and archeological museum park’s artists and creative team provide museum exposition rooms.

In September 2000, a traveling exhibition of museum memorabilia was held in the scientific and experimental conference “Beibarys sultan and place of medieval civilization”in Kh.DosmukhamedovAtyrau State University in respect of 775 years old birthday of Sultan Beibarys.

On 9 February 2001 “Local culture and literature” new exposition room was opened

In 2001, “Topical issues of local history”book was published.

In 2001, Atyrau regional administration, Kh.DosmukhamedovAtyrau state university and regional local history museum held the scientific and experienced conference together with museum.

In 2001, a regional seminar-council was held on the theme “Direction and obligations of regional, district, municipal museum work

In 2001, a traveling seminar-council was held for the staffs of regional museum in Kurmangazy district.

In 2001, “Fight for freedom” evening devoted to 200 I.Taimanuly was held for meeting with descendants of the warriorin respect of 10 years of Kazakhstan Independence I.Taimanulyand booklet “200 years birthday of IsatayTaimanuly” was issued.

In 2002, “Brave deeds of Makhambet”expedition of film makers, the Ministry of culture, information and social harmonyMukhtarKul-Mukhammed, personnel of Presidential Administration, regional akim at that time Aslan Musin and delegation of Makhambet district were in museum.

In 2002 a traveling exhibition of museum memorabilia was arranged in “Warriors who fight for future of country” scientific and practical conference of history and Kazakh literature teacher with a municipal secondary school No.24

In 2002, museum staffs took part in the reading conference “Dauylpaz poet” devoted to 200 years birthday of Makhambetheld in “The castle of khan - Saraishyk” musem.

In 2002 a republican exhibition was arranged from “Spirited man of his ancestor”memorabilia on the eve of 200 years anniversary of Makhambet.

In 2002 a traveling exhibition of museum memorabilia was organized in “Everlasting spirit of heroism and friendship” republican scientific and practical conference in Kh. DosmukhamedovAtyrau state university on the eve of 200 years anniversary of Makhambet.

In 2003 a researching expedition “Makhambet in process of campaign” was conducted in Kyzylkoga, Zhylyoy districts

In 2003, “MakhambetUtemisuly is a warrior-poet and composer”scientific and experimental conference was held in Inder district that was arranged by Inder district administration, Kh. DosmukhamedovAtyrau state university, Atyrau regional local history museum on the eve of 200 years anniversary of Makhambet.

In 2003, “MakhambetUtemisuly is a spirit of national liberation struggle, poet, and composer” album was come out.

In 2003 An exhibition “Etnoauyl” by masters of handiwork was arranged on the eve of 200 years anniversary of Makhambet and handiwork masters took part in it from Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Astana, Almaty, Taraz, Shymkent, Aktobe, Atyrau cities of Kazakhstan.

In 2003, On the eve of 200 years anniversary of Makhambet, a master of making national musical instruments of Kurmangazy Almaty state conservatory Musa Adil made a duplicate of M.Utemisov’sdombra kept in Ykylas Republican national instruments museum and gave it to Atyrau regional museum.

On 14-16 May 2003, Atyrau museum staffs’ regional seminar council was held and a book was published on the base of conference material.

In 2003, “Today and Tomorrow of Atyrau nature” ecological scientific and practical conference was held and a book was published on the base of conference material.

In 2003, a member of artists’ community of the Republic of Kazakhstan, an artist- modeler AizhanAbdubaitova gave the duplicate of a headdress and kamzol of Zhangir khan’s wife Fatima and khan’s shapan.

In October 2003, an exhibition on theme “Future of village is a future of country” was held concerning to 2003-2005 the President’s address to people for a renewal of a village “Year of Village”.

In 2003 the exposition rooms of department in Kurmadazy district were restored as per modern style by regional museum staffs

In 2004“Museum is a heritage of centuries” traveling seminar-council of regional museum staffs was held under program “Cultural heritage” for 2004-2006in I.Taimanuly historical museum

In 2005“KazTransOil” Joint Stock Company gave to the museum a gold laced shapan and headdress of the President of the Republic of KazkahstanN.A.Nazarbayevwinned at an auction held for charity event devoted to international museum day in Atyrau in 2001.

In August 2005, “Travel to deep of history” republican traveler contest was held in respect of 65 years of museum.

On 8-15 May, 2006, a traveling exhibition “Heritage of centuries” was arranged in the South Kazakhstan.

On 28 September 2006, “Dream is nothing without dignity, goal is nothing without honor” cultural event was held for art patronsfamily the Balzhigitovs and public figures and deputy of Parliament A.Kekilbayev, F.Ongarsynova, a honorable trainer, sportsman A.Tuyakov and a chairman of “Zholdastyk” community in RusssiaN.Iskakovtook part in the event.

In 2006 “Built towers of songs” topical exhibition was arranged for 92 years birthday of a Kazakhstani national writer, poet, public figure Kh.Yergaliyev. His son Murat, daughter Gulzhan, poetess AkushtapBaktygereyeva took part in opening ceremony of museum.

In 2006“A pole star of Kazakh music” exhibition was opened that devoted to 100 years anniversary of Kazakh SSR national artist, a doctor of art science, an academic of Kazakh SSR Science Academy, a conductor, a composer, historic, music researcher AkhmetZhubanov.

In 2006 “Village is a source of richness” cultural event for completion of Village year was held

In 2006, in respect of 80 years of a home brother, a composer, a honorable art figure of Kazakhstan, a professor MakalimKoishybayev“Well known name” cultural event was held together with Musical school named after M.Koishybayev.

In 2007, For Nauryz holiday “National customs” cultural event was arranged and a documental film was made.

In April 2007, Museum for a poet, public figure Kh.Yergaliyev was opened in Kh.Yergaliyev village of Isatay district.

In April 2007, a traveling exhibition “Voice of ancient world” was arranged in Aktobe region

In 2007, Under program “Cultural heritage” a scientific expedition was provided by museum staffs in Kurmangazy, Zhylyoy districts for the purpose of filling of museum fund, searching, collecting of ethno cultural heritage.

In 2007, “A skilful geologist of Yembi oil”cultural event devoted to 80 years anniversary of a geologist K.Alzhanuly was held

In April 2008, “Zhaiyk shore shares the secret” exhibition was provided with memorabilia of museum fund for opening of “Upcoming Kazakhstan” interregional exhibition project in the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Astana

In 2008, “Alashsupporters” exhibition was arranged for 90 years of Alshorda

On 15 November 2008, an exhibition of “Tenge is a symbol of independence” numismatic collection was shown in respect of 15 years of our currency.

On 22-23 May 2009, a regional seminar council on theme “Topical issues on developing museum activity” was held for staffs, a booklet was come out of seminar materials.

On 9-11 October 2009, “Museum and cultural heritage: issues, achievements, future plans” regional seminar-council was held by regional local history museum and Atyrau regional culture department, a booklet was come out of seminar materials.

In 2009in accordance with “Culture heritage” program “ The archeological and ethnographical collection of Atyrau regional local history museum” book album was published.

On 20 April 2010, “1941-1945 the Great Patriotic War’ new exposition room was opened for 65 years anniversary of the Great Victory.

On 23 April 2010, “Heritage of KozhaAkhmetYassaui” traveling exhibition of “Aziret sultan” state historical and cultural museum park was arranged in Turkistan.

In September 2010, “Land enriched by history” exhibition was arranged for

370 years anniversary of Atyrau city.

On 9 September 2010, “Kyui -Karshyga” exhibition for honor of a national artistof Kazakhstan, winner of state prize, professor, dearest resident of Makhambet district and Atyrau city KarshygaAkhmediyarov was arranged.

On 20 September 2010, “Atambayev is respected man of Alash” exhibition was arranged for 100 years birthday of a well known public and social figure, financial expert UteshkaliDuisengaliulyAtambayev.

On 23 October 2010, “Bright star of poesy world” exhibition was arranged for a winner of state prize of the Republic of Kazakhstan, national writer of Kazakhstan, skilful poetess FarizaUngarsynova.

On 26 October 2010, “Seven days spending in Guryev” traveling exhibition was arranged for N.D.Ondasynov who acts as the first secretary of Guryev regional party committee between 1957 and 1962 by Turkistan historical and memorial museum.

On 26 October 2010, “Far side of Kazakh poesy” exhibition was held for 75 years anniversary of one of the author of Kazakhstan State Anthem, a winner of state prize, poet ZhumekenNazhimedenov.

In November 2010, “The greats of century, the favorites of Yedil and Zhaiyk” exhibition was held for 180 years old birthday of an akim of I and II Teniz region of BokeiOrda, an educator, ethnographer MakashBekmukhamedov.

In November 2010, under “Cultural heritage” program scientific and research expedition was arranged in Zhylyoy district for the purpose of filling of museum fund with ethnographical and historical memorabilia.

On 10 November 2010“Gift form Naryn” exhibition was opened for a singer, honorable artist of Kazakhstan MekesToreshev.

On 25 November 2010, “Brilliant heritages of Atyrau share the secret” traveling exhibition was arranged with historical and ethnographical memorabilia of Astrakhan region of the Russian Federation.

On 17-19 May 2011, “Role of museum in publicizing of local history in the independence period” regional seminar council was held.

On 27 August 2011, “Military glory” museum department named after the Soviet Union warrior B.Nysanbayev

On 23 September of 2011, “Missing about friendship and equality” scientific and educational conference was arranged for 220 years birthday national warrior I.Taimanuly

On 30 September 2011, “Princess of Kazakh kyui” exhibition was held for 150 years birthday of Kazakh SSR national artist D.Nurpeisova

On 28 October 2011, “Kazakhstan and world community” traveling exhibition was held from fund ofThe First President museum

On 13 December 2011, “Independence” exposition room was officially opened.

On 15 December 2011, “December is a start of Independence” event was held for meeting with witness of December accident”

On 3 May 2012, “Earle girl from Kigash” exhibition was held for a national heroin Kh.Dospanova

On 18 May 2012, “Cultural heritage is a song for future generation” aitys was held for regional aitys participants

On 19 June 2012, a member of the USA Sate Smithson museum complex Doctor Pole Tailor curried out seminar- training


On 27 September 2012, “Alashorda is a start of independence” exhibition was arranged in respect of 125 years birthday of Alashorda’s figure Zh. Dosmukhamedov.

On 7 December 2012 “Teacher. Scholar. Writer” literature evening was organized for 85 years birthday of a national writer, academic Z.Kabdolov.

On 22 April 2013, “Atyrau that centuries share the secret about” exhibition was held by Atyray regional local history museum in Mangystau

On 2-6 May 2013, an exploring expedition was conducted in Naryn sand

On 26 September 2013, “Brave fighter for Independence” scientific and experimental conference was held.

On 23 October 2013, a traveling exhibition was held for children without care of parents under “You are not alone” action in an orphan home.

On 30 January 2014, “All the great things done by teacher” exhibition was arranged for a candidate of physics and mathematics science, a professor, member of New York Academy Kh.Seitov.

On 25 February 2014, “Conversation supporter is history” Seminar-training was held among the students of Kh.DosmukhamedovAtyrau State University and museum staffs for the aim of studying the topical issues of modern Kazakh history in Museum.

In April 2014, the museum fund’s 270 piece of memorabilia was taken out and exposition was prepared for exhibition “Atyrau that centuries share the secret about” on the eve of cultural days in West Kazakhstan.

On 16 August 2014, in respect of going “The Silk Road –Long March -2014” auto expedition from China to Romethrough Atyrau region, the participants of auto expedition was in the museum.

On 7 October 2014, “Great figure, orator – dearest brother, your image remain forever” remembrance evening and exhibition was held for 75 years birthday of a honored figure of Kazakhstan, cultural figure of Kazakhstan, compose, singer, actor, orator NarimanUlkenbayuly.

In 2015“The Victory day that is a motto for generation” traveling exhibition was for 70 year anniversary of the Great Victory in districts of region.

On 6 February 2015, “Atameken does not forget its poets” literature evening was held for a bright star of Kazakh poesy, skilful poet, home brother Zh.Nazhimedenov’s 80 years in Kurmangazy district.

On 9 February 2015, valuable metals in museum fund were tested in approbation in the Almaty National center of certification and expert evaluation

On 20 February 2015, a regional seminar-training was arranged on theme “Keeping, using, and counting of museum heritage”

On 26 March 2015, “Go forward with art” exhibition was held with documents, photos of performance and clothe dressed in a performance concerning to history of Makhambet regional Kazakh drama theater for a international theater day.

On 7 April 2015, “Local culture and literature” exposition room’s official opening was prepared, and cultural veteran and art figures as O.Karasayev, I.Zhakanov, A. Yeskaliyevdelegation under leadership of regional akimB.Izmukhambetov took part in it.

On 7 April 2015, museum fund get the spectators acquainted with unknown kyui of kyuishiK.Sagyrbayev and D.Nurpeisova and was filled up withdombra of the cultural figure of the Republic of Kazakhstan, poet, local historian MaksotNietaliyev and traditional kyuishi Kamal Makaiulygiven by kyuishiAsimaIzmukhambetova, distinguished composer, art researcher I.Zhakanov, public figure I. Tasmaganbetov.

On 16 April 2015, “KhkimAbay’s edification” traveling exhibition and meeting with poets were held for 170 years birthday of a great poet, a founder of written literature and literary languageAbayKunanbayuly in Abai’s “Zhidebay-Borili” state local-cultural and literature-memorial museum park in Semipalatinsk

On 12-15 May 2015,In respect of international museum day “Museum night” week event was held for introducing archeology, ethnography, nature, culture, history of region to city guests and residents of Atyrau region.

On 12 June 2015, “The ways for organization of cultural event and preparation of memorabilia for publishing’ seminar-training was arranged and materials was published for the purpose of explaining the ways of preparing collection catalogue, the ways for organization of cultural event in museum

On 16-18 June 2015, a traveling exhibition in Shymkentwas arranged for Atyrau region’s cultural days in the South Kazakhstan.

On 24 July- 24 September 2015a traveling exhibition “Atyrau that centuries share the secret about” was arranged in the National museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan, official opening was in Astana. The exhibition was provided with 796 memorabilia was

On 4-30 September2015, an exaction work was conducted by the center of historical and archeological research “Begazy-Tasmola” on request of Borsyk group of fortress museum in Inder district.

On 11-13 September 2015, On behalf of Atyrau region a traveling exhibition was shown in the cultural event devoted to 550 years anniversary of the Kazakh khanate in Astana.

On 5 November 2015, “Rooted history – OrdaOtpan” traveling exhibition was arrangedfor publicizing the Aksaray museum memorabilia located in Otpan, Mangistau, to Atuyrau residents.

On 20 November 2015, “The method of preparing the museum memorabilia for exposition and exhibition and the ways of organization of excursion depending on spectators’ age”seminar-training was arranged.

On 26 November 2015, “The founder of independence is the President”exhibition was arrangedfor the First President Day of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

On 16 January 2016, the first wedding ceremony was held for developing of chargeable service of museum.

On 25 January 2016, “Open door” day was arrangedfor 25 years of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

On 4 Nauryz 2016, “The dearest of Alash” historical educational lesson was held for 150 years birthday of a leader of Alash movement, a chairman of AlashOrda autonomous government, publicist, scholar, translator AlikhanBokeikhanov.

On 11 Nauryz 2016, “Political figure of Zhangir khan from BokeiOrda”historical educational lesson was held for 215 years of BokeiOrda.

On 15 June- 15 July 2016,“Atyrau that centuries share the secret about” exhibition was held by Atyrau regional historical museum fund in “Aziret Sultan” state historical and cultural museum park under program “Week of regions” acrossKazakhstan.

On 25-27 July 2016, “National museum in your city”cultural tour washeld in respect of 25 years of the Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Local history museum of Atyrau region

Atyrau city, street B.Momyshuly 3.

Tel. 8 (7122) 32-36-64, 8 (7122) 32-29-12