The Museum of Olympic Glory, Tashkent
Address: 4a Sh. Rashidov Str.
Tel.: (+998 71) 244 76 02, 244 76 03, 242 44 20
Fax: (+998 71) 244 76 01
The Museum of Olympic glory was created by the Resolution of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan. In the ceremony opening of the museum took part the President of the republic of Uzbekistan I.A. Karimov and the president of the International Olympic Committee Xuan Antonio Samaranch.
Common square of the museum is 2121 sq. meters, and square of the expositions hall is 1073. Number of principal exhibits - 2088, 1005 constant exhibits.
The main exhibits of the museum are Rawards of the President of Uzbekistan. I.A. Karimov: Gold order from Olympic Council of Asia, gold order from the International Olympic Committee gold order from Association of national Olympic Committees, from General Secretary of the International Federation of wrestling. They also have lots of memorable cups of the first champions, silver, gold and bronze medals, cups of champiоnships.