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The “Two brothers” hill The “Two brothers” hill

The “Two brothers” hill is located near Ajyrtau Village. These two hills have the general saddle which divides them at the height of 300 meters. The beautiful legend about two brothers is connected with a hill origin – a legend about 2 warriors, reflecting the attacks of overseas aggressors and having died in unequal battle. The warriors’ sister, broken by a grief, sobbed out all the tears that turned into the picturesque Ajyrtauchik Lake.

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The Archaeological site of "Bekteniz" The Archaeological site of "Bekteniz"

The site is located on left bank of the Ishim River, on the Sergeevsky reservoir. Low hills make a chain on the river bank. 10 hills are included in the allocated group. The site was named after a small aul Bekteniz. The majority of the excavated mounds belong to the Bronze Age.

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The Obozreniye, Ostraya and Raskolotaya sopkas. The Obozreniye, Ostraya and Raskolotaya sopkas.

The sopkas represent a rather rare type of relief for this area – a hillocky granite file generated under the influence of natural factors. The rocky adjournments located on the bank of Shalkar Lake are covered with coniferous wood.

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The Memorial complex of Karasaj and Agyntaj batyr. The Memorial complex of Karasaj and Agyntaj batyr.

АThe Ajyrtausky District occupies 9, 6 thousand km2 of the North Kazakhstan territory. However, this tiny territory has given birth to such great ancestors as Shokan Ualihanov, Ahana-Sere and Orynbaj Bertuly. Well-known warriors (batyrs) Karasaj (from Shaprashty clan) and Agyntaj (from Argyn clan) protected the land from overseas aggressors under the banners of Esim khan in the 17th century.

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The Memorial complex of Kozhabergen Zhirau The Memorial complex of Kozhabergen Zhirau

The complex is located in Zhambylsky District on the burial place of Kozhabergen Tojlybajsynshuyly, a Kazakh national akyn, poet, zhyray (a bard) and batyr. He was born in 1663, studied in Samarkand Madrasa. He spoke Arabic and Persian languages well, write poems, epic works and songs.

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Abylaj Khan Residence museum complex Abylaj Khan Residence museum complex

Abylaj (Abylmansur) is the khan of the Kazakh horde - one of the most outstanding statesmen in the history of the Kazakh statehood. Ancestors of Abylaj khan occur from the well-known founder of the Kahahsky horde of Az-Zhanibek, the descendant of the Dzhuchi-khan, the son of Genghis Khan. He was a clever politician, a competent diplomat and a talented commander. In 1771 the khans, sultans and warriors of three hordes (jyz) have united into one khanate in the city of Turkestan and have proclaimed Abylaj the khan of the Kazakh khanate.

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The Petropavlovsk Astrophysical observatory The Petropavlovsk Astrophysical observatory

The equipment of the observatory includes the Ritchey - Chrétien telescope, with the mirror diameter of 0, 77 meters. The dome of the planetarium is equipped with “Leariving Technologies, the USA” Company projective equipment, gives a unique look to the whole complex of the North Kazakhstan State University academic buildings.

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The Kyzyl Jar mosque The Kyzyl Jar mosque

The new mosque has symbolically appeared on a map of the city in 2005 in the former Novomechetnaya Street, nowadays Mir Street. The area of the construction is 1499 m2. The central part is topped by a 28 meter high dome. The mosque is framed by two graceful minarets. A prayer hall, rooms for ablution of deceased, a library, educational classes, a dining room for 100 seats are placed in the mosque. The extensive territory is enclosed by openwork fencing.

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“The Ascension of the Lord” orthodox cathedral “The Ascension of the Lord” orthodox cathedral

The cathedral was built in 2005 in memory of the destroyed Voznesenski cathedral in the 19th district of Petropavlovsk city. 6 bells were cast in the city of Kamensk – Uralsk, Sverdlovsk area; the biggest bell weight is 640 kg. The icons of an iconostasis and other subjects necessary for a high-grade liturgical life of the parish are got in Moscow.

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The Monument to the heroes of the Great Patriotic War The Monument to the heroes of the Great Patriotic War

Years pass, change and remain in the past, but the unparalleled feat of fellow countrymen will forever remain in the memory of the North Kazakhstanians. The 50 ft obelisk, made of corrosion-proof metal, rises on the wide alley coming out of the City Park. This monument is devoted to the soldiers of the northern Kazakhstan, who did not come back from the Great Patriotic War, is erected by their grateful descendants on the 25th anniversary of the Victory over fascist Germany, on May 8, 1970. The monument is represented by an incorporated set of silvery threads. A laurel wreath is on its obverse side; a board with an inscription: "to the Soldiers of Petropavlovsk who have fallen in breakages for the Native land in days of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945" is placed under the wreath.

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