Tashkent

Memorial complex


Shahidlar Xotirasi Memorial (in the memory of the victims of repressions) was opened on May 12, 2000. The Memorial occupies 17 hectares and is located in the part of the city where during the 1930s the wrongfully convicted were executed. The complex consists of the park, museum and rotunda with the symbolic nephrite tomb. The tombstone bears the inscriptions in three languages Arabic, English and Uzbek: “The memory of those who died for their country will live forever.”