National Museum of History of Azerbaijan

museum in Azerbaijan, located in Baku

The National Museum of History of Azerbaijan (Azerbaijani: Azərbaycan Tarix Muzeyi) is the national museum of history of Azerbaijan. It is the largest museum of Azerbaijan. It is in Baku, in the former mansion of Azerbaijani oil magnate and philanthropist Haji Zeynalabdin Taghiyev. It was founded in 1920.[1]

National Museum of History of Azerbaijan
Azərbaycan Tarix Muzeyi
National Museum of History of Azerbaijan 11.JPG
Museum of History of Azerbaijan
Established1920
LocationH. Z. Taghiyev Street 4,
Baku, Azerbaijan
TypeHistory museum
Collection sizeArcheological, Numismatic, Ethnographic
DirectorNaile Velihanly
Websitewww.azhistorymuseum.az

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Azerbaijan National Committee of International Council of Museums (ICOM)". Archived from the original on 2008-11-03. Retrieved 2015-04-22.

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Coordinates: 40°21′47″N 49°49′54″E / 40.36306°N 49.83167°E / 40.36306; 49.83167