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Azerbaijan Carpet Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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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...more
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Mikayil Useynov, 28 | The Seaside Boulevard, Baku 1001, Azerbaijan
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All reviews three floors live demonstrations on display shaped building gift shop is audio guide different areas different eras interesting building buy something soviet era visit this place two hours worth a visit couple of hours entrance fee take pictures
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Carpets are indeed a cornerstone of the Azeri culture, and this museum captures much of that in a very interesting building. It is comfortable and has enough of the history and artifacts to be worth the time, especially if you appreciate folk arts.

Thank theob4
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I love fibre arts so I wanted to go here but my companion was not so keen. However, we both ended up really enjoying it! I loved finding out the different methods of making carpets and the lovely examples but it was the demonstrations that...More

Thank 564sallyl
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed the museum itself, the layout was well thought out and there was plenty to see and read. It was very interesting and informative. What I didn't enjoy was being followed around by some of the staff. I turned round sat one point this...More

Thank Sheeopquay
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very reasonably priced entry to see some historic carpets. Well set out and spacious museum, with a goof gift shop too. A good way to pass a couple of hours learning about Azerbaijan carpet history

Thank Gyros_295
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building of the museum looks like a folded carpet. That's the first thing which attracts the visitors. The interior is divided to three floors. As a carpet weaving country, Azerbaijan has had centuries of history in the art and this museum serves very well...More

Thank rezasattarzadeh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very close to the Old city, it was open till 6 pm .On the three floors are exhibited all varieties of carpets and other stiles of hand works. It is a must to visit. I did not like the coffee shop inside the museum because...More

Thank Yoav K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I didn’t visit inside but from outside looks amazing, the haul was huge and the allocators is perfect

Thank sondesk107
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good place to stroll through, especially to see a traditional carpet bring woven - so intricate yet done so skilfully. Don't miss the wall maps and info on the different regions.

Thank kaibee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't miss this museum. Carpets and rugs of Azerbaijan from a different areas and ages.The museum is very well organized.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing museum with a very comprehensive display and explanation of the differences in the styles of carpets. There are weavers displaying their art on the first floor and it makes one appreciate the art even more.

Thank S K
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21 November 2017|
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Response from TamoTravels | Reviewed this property |
It's 7 Azeri Manats as of November 2017. It is definitely NOT for free as some people wrote here. There is one more exhibition there, and if you want to visit that one as well, then the total price is 10 manats. Hope this... More
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