During our last day in Baku, we were running out of stuff to do, so we visited this carpet museum, not knowing what to expect. Very informative and not a bad way to kill an hour... read more
The Azerbaijan Carpet Museum was established in 1967. It was the first...
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