Ylham (Inspiration) square

One of the most wonderful pearls in the necklace of metropolitan park ensembles – unique Ylham (Inspiration)

Square located in the historical center of Ashgabat. The main idea of this square is creating peculiar chronicle of culture history by means of monumental sculpture. Sculptural-park ensemble destined to immortalize glorious names of cultural workers and Honored scientists who worked and performed in ancient times and nowadays. Ylham Square enraptures by combination of solemn ornate appearance, parade magnificence and coziness favorable for tranquil relaxation and contemplation. Extended over several districts from Magtymguly Avenue to Gorogly street, it is divided into 3 sectors of original layout. Dominant is the gallery of 46 sculptures situated on the both sides of central alley. Multitudinous water cascades are enhancing special fascination. Evening illumination and musical accompaniment have turned external appearance of the square into fairy-tale decorations.


Crossways of A. Navoi street and Gorogly street, Ashgabat

Bus: 8, 10, 13, 23, 26, 30, 21, 38, 16, 22, 51, 52, 58, 59


г. Ашхабад, перекресток ул. А. Навои и ул. Гёроглы

Автобусные маршруты: 8, 10, 13, 23, 26, 30, 21, 38, 16, 22, 51, 52, 58, 59


10 yyl Abadanchylyk Square

10 yyl Abadanchylyk Square is one of the favorite places of citizens laid out in 2001 in the center of the capital. The territory of this green zone is strengthened between two major roads. Today the park is buried in verdure of weeping willows, various sorts of roses and meadow flowers which create the unique atmosphere of coziness and appeasement. There is the monumental-fountain composition representing 10 Akhalteke horses (the author of the monument is national artist of Turkmenistan – Saragt Babayev). The creator of the monuments tended to depict anthem of gratification and triumph of independence in icon of Akhalteke horses. The square became the place of married couple pilgrimage. The bunches of flowers are placed to the first President Saparmyrat Turkmenbashi monument footing on whose initiation this square was laid out.


Crossways of Garashsyzlyk Avenue and Hero of Turkmenistan Atamyrat Niyazov Avenue, Ashgabat

Bus: 13, 58, 42, 1, 56, 57, 55, 23, 8


Cultural and Alem Entertainment Center

Impressive architectural building – cultural and Alem Entertainment Center constructed in the form of «Gulyak» gigantic Turkmen brooch bounding with 5 patterns and crowned by gold star of Oguzkhan in the center is unique sights of the city. Gigantic building with the flapped up 95 meters steeple is the stepped pyramid topped with Ferris wheel 57 meters in diameter. Today it is the largest indoor Ferris wheel in the world. On the strength of this case Ferris wheel of Ashgabat Alem Center has been registered into the Guinness book and was granted the international certificate to corroborate this fact.

Alem Center is urged not only to entertain visitors by various attractions, but to acquaint them with astronomy, cosmonautics and space vehicles. On basement floor of the building there is Space Museum equipped with high technology that allows to penetrate into any nook of our Galaxy and to be involved into secrets of the Universe. It is possible to survey our Solar System, to observe the moving of planets, to make virtual journey on space ship, to «walk» along surface of the Moon. The center contains two XD showing rooms with effect of your presence in plot of the film.

On the ground floor there are various swing, merry-goround, playgrounds for physical development of children, little autodrome, also attractions of auto races. Specialized halls have been provided for amateurs of bowling, table tennis and active games.

The whole first floor is encircled by set of cafeterias, fast-food, and restaurants with the atmosphere of peace, comfort and conciliation created by designers. On the second floor there is the biggest attraction – Ferris wheel the cabins equipped with system of microclimate permitting to admire city’s perspective.


143, Archabil Avenue, Ashgabat

Administration: 98-10-53, Fax: 98-10-53, Reception: 98-10-54

Working hours: From 10:00 a.m. till 22:00 p.m. without Break

Day off: Tuesday

Bus: 20, 55, 56, 57, 58, 60


Ertekiler Dunyasy Park

 77, Garashsyzlyk Avenue, Ashgabat

Switchboard: 21-17-14 (111), Reception: 21-17-37(212)

Working hours: From 9:00 a.m. till 22:00 p.m.

(summer time and other periods according to weather) without Break

Day off: Monday

Bus: 9, 37, 34, 56



Chagalar Dunyasy Entertainment Center

75, Garashsyzlyk Avenue, Ashgabat

Administration: 21-20-79, Fax: 21-20-79

Working hours: From 9:00 a.m. till 23:00 p.m. without Break and Days off

Bus: 9, 34, 37, 56






Yimpash Center at supermarket

52, Turkmenbasy Avenue, Ashgabat

Administration: 45-42-66, Fax: 45-42-66

Working hours: From 9:00 a.m. till 23:00 p.m. without Break and Days off

Bus: 16, 20, 29, 34, 37, 38



Gunesh Park Magtymguly Avenue,


Bus: 13, 23, 42, 44, 52





Garashsyzlyk Park

Crossways of Turkmenbashy Avenue and 10 yyl Abadancylyk street, Ashgabat

Bus: 16, 29, 37, 34, 38, 60







Turkmen-Turkish Friendship Park

Archabil Avenue, Ashgabat

Bus: 20, 21, 35






Magtymguly Square

Magtynguly Avenue, Ashgabat

Bus: 28, 29, 58













Eternal flame Square

Crossways of Turkmenbashy Avenue and Ch. Nurymov street, Ashgabat

Bus: 16, 29, 34, 37, 38,55, 20