Centre of National Arts
(Zarqaynar; 150 4012; 10.00-18.00 Mon-Sat)
One of the most vibrant collections of art in Tashkent, this modern gallery showcases everything from textiles and sculpture to dance, graphic art and cinema. Continually changing exhibitions in the main hall attract a young discerning crowd, as do the fashion shows and dance demonstrations. A number of artisans work on site; it is possible to view their carpet, embroidery, jewellery and pottery workshops.