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Qala Archaeological and Ethnographic Museum Complex, Baku
Categories: Natural History Museums, Museums
Bake bread, weave, or forge iron the ancient way and explore a pre-historical dwelling at Qala Archaeological and Ethnographic Museum Complex. This open-air museum complex details Azeri history since the 3rd millennium BCE. Spanning 1.2 hectares (3 acres), the complex also has a large collection of petroglyphs, tambourine stones, ceramics, clothing items, weapons, and coins excavated in the area of the Absheron Peninsula. Central to the location is a well-preserved 10th-14th century stone fortress with a 13.8 m (45 ft) tall tower and restored traditional rooms featuring carpets and a sizable collection of silverware, tea-brewing equipment, and horse-drawn carriages. A sheep pen and many workshops provide hands-on experience of the past. Put Qala Archaeological and Ethnographic Museum Complex on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Baku travel itinerary planner.
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Археологический и этнографический музейный комплекс включает в себя четыре музея, из которых один является бесплатным (музей современного искусства) Вход в остальные стоит 4 маната со взрослого и 20 к... read more »Archaeological and ethnographic museum complex includes four museums, of which one is free (modern art museum) in the remaining stands 4 manats per adult and 20 kopeks per child. Guide 10 manats per each museum. All the museums are worth their money, but a guide can take only the archaeological part. This will be enough to learn about the history of this place and all that was found here. The Museum of modern art is interesting.show original
This is a weird place - everything is re-created and a replica apart from a few real things in a tiny museum. It is a reasonably large site, well laid out and maintained, with "fake" petroglyphs in th... read more »
На Абшероне 4 крепости такие, и самое отремонтированное это. Можно доехать на 150 или 187 с метро Короглу. 30-40 минут пути. На территории ещё 3 музея и работают до 6. Красиво и интересно. Жаль далеко... read more »Absheron 4 fortress and most restored it. Can be reached at 150 or 187 subway Koroglu. 30-40 minutes. The territory has 3 Museum and are open until 6. Beautiful and interesting. Sorry far and wether you want to choose a suitable, in the thick of the ride is not worth it.show original
Worth spending half a day or even a day there. 3 great museums and outdoor park with animals.
Стелла Гюзель АсадулаеваOk.show original
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