Azerbaijan Literature Museum named after Nizami Ganjavi

The National Museum of History of Azerbaijan has been operating since 1920 in the mansion of the well-known oil industrialist and philanthropist Haji Zeynalabdin Taghiyev. In May 1921 the museum received its first visitors. Until 1936 it was called the State Museum of the Azerbaijan SSR and later was renamed the Museum of History of Azerbaijan. The total number of museum items exceeds 300,000. 20 000 of them are exhibited; the rest are kept in scientific storage. The museum has more than 2000 exhibits. Museum’s collection consists of the materials discovered during these excavations and from ethnographic expeditions. Undoubtedly, the museum’s collection allows enriching data for a great many books and theses.

What you get

normal price: 5.8$
with GoBakuCard: Free

Hours & Admission

Monday
Tuesday
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Saturday
Sunday
: Closed
: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm

Getting there

National History Museum

Address: Haji Zeynalabdin Taghiyev street 4, Baku/Azerbaijan

Contacts: (+994) 12 493 23 87
info@litmuseum.science.az 

Web:nizamimuseum.az

9 minutes on foot from Sahil Metro Sation