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Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum

The Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum, the first museum in the world of its kind was founded in 1967 and located in different buildings for 54 years. In 2014, the Carpet Museum moved to a new specially designed building in order to present to the world, fully and at the proper … read more

International Conference “Museums, Textile Collections and Perspectives of Mutual Cooperation”

The Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum held the international conference “Museums, Textile Collections and Perspectives of Mutual Cooperation” 14-17 November 2019 in Baku. Thirty-nine experts from Azerbaijan, Turkey, UK, Germany, Russia, Italy, Georgia, Serbia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Iran, and Thailand participated in the conference. Dr. Shirin Melikova, Director of the Azerbaijan … read more

Azerbaijani carpets from the Louvre Collection

An exhibition of Azerbaijani carpets from the Louvre Museum collection opened 2 July 2019 at the Azerbaijan Carpet Museum in Baku. The exhibition includes late 18th to early 20th centuries Azerbaijani carpets… read more