AZERBAIJAN NATIONAL CARPET MUSEUM

History


Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum was established in accordance with the decree No. 130 of the Council of Ministers of the Azerbaijan SSR dated March 13, 1967. From 1967 to 1993, the museum was called the Azerbaijan State Museum of Carpet and Folk Applied Arts, from 1993 to 2014 – State Museum of Carpet and Applied Arts named after Latif Karimov, from 2014 to 2019 – Azerbaijan Carpet Museum, and from 2019 to the present – Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum.

At the time of establishing, it was the only museum that was dedicated to th

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  • MUSEUM'S TICKET OFFICE OPENING HOURS:

  • TUESDAY – FRIDAY:

    10:00-18:00

  • SATURDAY – SUNDAY:

    11:00-19:00

  • Closed: Monday

  • TICKET

  • For adults: 7 AZN

    For schoolchildren and students: 3 AZN

    Guided tours: 12 AZN

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EXHIBITIONS AND NEWS


  • On October 19,​ the Azerbaijan Natio­nal Carpet Museum op­ened the exhibition​ Two Juliuses.​

    20 October 2022

  • Kelaghai, an ancient and incomparable sample of Azerbaijani folk art passed down through the generations was included in UNESCO’s Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity — under the title Art and Symbolism of Azerbaijani Kelaghai.

    26 November 2022