Kirgiz Museum

Kirgiz Museum The main building is traditional Kyrgyz yurt that collected from Kizilsu Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Area. The yurt was made by local craftsmen according to the national customs and traditional crafts. The building parts were shipped to Beijing and assembled in 1998. The museum was open to the public in 2001.

Kirgiz Museum is composed by the yurt and grassland. The planning of the museum is presented a steppe nomads family environment. The vegetation is also arranged according to local climate as well. The museum has a construction area of 28.26 square meters that covers an ground area of 337 square meters.

All the exhibits presented in the museum retained the production and living that Kirgizo people. The items are collected from Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Area and can be dated back about 100 years.

Location of Kirgiz Museum: South Park

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