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Azerbaijan Carpet Museum

Mikayil Useynov, 28 | The Seaside Boulevard, Baku 1001, Azerbaijan
+994 12 497 20 16
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The Azerbaijan Carpet Museum was established in 1967. It was the first specialised museum of carpets in the world. The exhibition includes three floors: 1st floor: Development of Azerbaijan carpet and its role in traditions. 2nd floor: Azerbaijani carpetweaving schools. 3rd floor: Carpetweaving of the contemporary period
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Mikayil Useynov, 28 | The Seaside Boulevard, Baku 1001, Azerbaijan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a very nice place there many things to see recommend to take an audio seat in order to understand what you see

Thank Amir237
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was hesitant to go as I don’t like museums very much but was pleasantly surprised. Lots of beautiful and interesting carpets to look at.

Thank susyarcy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This gorgeous building houses a lovely carpet museum, which is great for a one hour visit. The museum boasts 3 floors with carpets ranging from old to modern, carpet-making techniques and tradition and even a live demonstration of weaving. Entrance is 7 Manat per adult...More

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not really very interested in carpets and had low expectations before visiting this museum. But I have to admit that I was pleasantly surprised and impressed. It was a great learning experience. The carpets in the museum are VERY beautiful and experience. Some of...More

Thank bobca1947
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

two floors of carpets from Persia and Azerbaijan.You can seals ladies making carpets.Good to visit another are charges. Its next to Boulevard(see side)

Thank Ali A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Usually my biggest criticisms of museums and indeed any buildings is the lack of carpets however I had a cheeky feeling I might be in luck when I heard about this place. I usually don't venture much out of Dagenham, but when I heard about...More

1  Thank mtowle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thought we'd try the museum as the building looked amazing. From the start things got bad. All for security in places but your basically near strip searched by security who make you feel very uneasy and bark orders! No signage to tell you where to...More

Thank Dazza240
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the museum and found it unique in nature which represent the Azerbaijan carpet industry and found a lot of ladies doing the art of making hand carpets .the product carpets are high quality carpets ,it resembles the Persian carpets exactly .

Thank Khalid M
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

First of all the building that houses these carpets is in the shape of a carpet fold...there is a never ending collection of carpets from Azerbaijan and regions and also from other places. Amazing weaving and designs, it was compulsory ladies art to be learnt...More

Thank Sparkie09
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Very modern and beautiful museum. The country has a long history of weaving. It is a great art. The building is interesting in itself, very well located.

Thank KathrinSinger
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