• Registration Year

    2001

  • Registered Sector

    Samarkand – Crossroads of Cultures

Location and site

Historical Reference

  • Samarkand - Crossroads of Cultures (C i, ii, iv) The historic town of Samarkand is defined as the crossing and synthesis of world cultures. Developed from the seventh century BC as ancient Afrasiab, Samarkand had its most significant development in the Timurid period from the fourteenth to the fifteenth centuries. The major monuments include the Registan Mosque and madrasahs, Bibi-Khanum Mosque, the Shakhi-Zinda compound and the Gur-Emir ensemble, as well as Ulugh-Beg's Observatory.
Mr. Vokhid Rakhimov
Mayor
Samarkand City Government
59, Abdurakhman Jomiy street
Samarkand, Uzbekistan
140100
Tel:
+998 662350396
Fax:
+998 662350180
Email:
Ms. Khudayberganova Gulnora
Deputy Director of the International Music Festival "Sharq Tarolanari"
Ministry of Cultural and Sports Affairs

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Tel:
+(998 71) 233 01 70
Fax:
+(998 71) 244 20 98
Email:
guli-bonu@mail.ru
Mr. Sakhibjonov Muzaffar
Executive Director International Music Festival "Sharq Taronalari"
Ministry of Cultural and Sports Affairs

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Tel:
+(998 71)233 01 70
Fax:
+(998 71)244 20 98
Email:
sharqtaronalari@mail.ru
Mr. Sayfi Salokhiddinov
Vice-Mayor
Samarkand City
59, A. Jomiy street
Samarkand, Uzbekistan
140100
Tel:
+998-66-2333294
Fax:
+998 662333294
Email:
firdavs7777@gmail.com
Samarkand