Arch of Triumph "Mangіlіk El"
Symbolizes the history of development and achievements of the Kazakh people
One of the most recognizable architectural structures of Astana is the Triumphal Arch "Mangіlіk El". The name of the arch in Russian means "Eternal Country", but it carries much more meaning. Its opening was timed to the 20th anniversary of the country's independence, the solemn event was headed by President Nursultan Abishevich Nazarbayev himself. Its height is 20 meters and this is not a simple figure - every meter represents one year of existence of Kazakhstan as a young and sovereign state. Here, residents and guests of the city can get acquainted with the culture of Kazakhstan and learn the history of the capital, visit the exhibition hall, admire the luxurious lining and interior decorated with all sorts of symbols, ornaments and sculptures that have their own special meaning. At the top there is a wide observation platform, which offers truly magnificent views of the quaint architecture of the capital. In the hall itself, sensory kiosks are installed, where anyone can get information about the Triumphal Arches of the whole world, view material about the history and modernity of Astana.
The life and achievements of the Kazakh people, the history of the development of Kazakhstan is the main concept of the Triumphal Arch "Mangilik El". Having visited this place, you will get a unique opportunity to touch the traditions, culture and modernity of the Republic of Kazakhstan.