Altyn Orda

Altyn Orda

About 750 years ago, the state of the Golden Horde arose on the vast expanses of Eurasia. It occupied a significant part of the territory of modern Kazakhstan.

The Mongol Empire managed to create the best army in the world, which had no equal. What were the reasons for its invincibility? How was a country of cities with a developed trading system formed out of a nomadic state?

What were the rulers of the Golden Horde famous for? What reforms and laws were adopted during their reign? What religion did the inhabitants of this state profess? When and by what khan was Islam recognized as the official religion?

What archaeological finds are kept in museums of Kazakhstan? How do Kazakh historians collect and research these valuable materials, preserving them for future generations?