AZERBAIJAN CARPET MUSEUM Фотография с подписью
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THE NEW BUILDING OF THE
AZERBAIJAN CARPET MUSEUM is OPEN for VISITORS
FROM SEPTEMBER 2, 2014

THE TRADITIONAL ART OF AZERBAIJANI CARPET WEAVING INSCRIBED ON THE UNESCO REPRESENTATIVE LIST OF THE INTANGIBLE CULTURAL HERITAGE OF HUMANITY
November,16 2010, Nairobi, Kenya
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The Azerbaijan Carpet Museum is the treasury of Azerbaijan national Culture. Esrablished for researching, keeping and displeying carpets and carpet items, as well as applied art works, the Museum has the most large collection of Azerbaijan carpets in the world, of different weaving techniques and materials.

The Museum was set up in 1967, and the first exhibition was opened in1972. Its collection numbers more than 10 000 objects, including ceramics, metal works, jewelry from Bronze Age, metal worksof 14th century. Carpets and carpet items of the 17th-20th cc.; gold and silver adornment, national garment and embroidery; applied art works of modern period.

In 1983 and 1988 the Museum held the International Symposiums and Oriental carpet art













From the begining of its creation the Museum carries out the reseach and public service work. Every year the Museum organizes the Republic and International Exhibitions, and publishers catalogues and booklets to many of them. Temporery exhibitions have been held in more than 30 countries, namely France, Germany, England, Japan, Holland etc.
The Museum's experts make an examination of carpets and applied art works to define their art school, date and value as works of art, and give an permit to export of the art works from the Republic. The experts advise also on purchasing of carpets and applied art works.
The Museum organizes lectures, courses of carpet art, as well as all types of applied art.
The Museum has a bookshop where one purchase books on Azerbaijan crafts and carpet art. Opening hours: 10.00 - 18.00 every day, except Monday.
The Museum's address is the following: Mikayil Useynov Ave, 28, The Seaside Boulevard, Baku, Azerbaijan.

Address: Mikayil Useynov Ave, 28, The Seaside Boulevard, Baku Tel.: +99412 497 20 57
E.mail:
azcarpetmuseum@gmail.com

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