Catalog Museums Historical Azerbaijan Museum of Independence
Azerbaijan Museum of Independence

Azerbaijan Museum of Independence was established on January 9, 1991. The basic object of the museum is to reflect struggle of the Azeri people of indepence since the time immemorial to nowdays, as well as to provide the insight of current historic and cultural developments in the country.

 Exhibition is laid our in 6 halls :

Hall 1 covers the period since the most ancient times to the XIX century.
Hall 2 is dedicated to the events of late XIX-early XX century.
Hall 3 shows liberation movement in the Southern Azerbaijan in the first of the XX century.
Hall 4 demonstrates Azerbaijan duringStalins purges and WW2.
Hall 5 is dedicated to the liberation movement in Azerbaijan in the end of the XX century and the war in Garabah.
Hall 6 shows the modern history of our republic and tells the life of Heydar Aliyev.

 The museum stocks have a collection more than 20 thousand exhibits including sculptured monuments, paintings, various utensils, maps, coins, stamps, photos, personal belongings, books, and magazines.


Address: 123a, Neftchilar Avenue
Phone: (+994 12) 493-30-17, 598-43-94
Working hours: 09.00 - 18 Tuesday - Sunday
Location Map

Performance of Hungarian jazz star Aron Talas in Baku

One of the best jazz pianists in Eastern Europe, Aron Talas, as part of the Aron Talas Trio, performed on the stage of the Baku Jazz Festival 2019.

Famous Belgian jazz band Giuseppe Millaci & Vogue Trio gave workshop and masterclass within the framework of the Baku Jazz Festival on October 20

The event aroused great interest on the part of Azerbaijani young musicians, who took an active part in communication with Belgian musicians.

On October 14, a press conference of the Baku Jazz Festival was held in Landmark

The press conference addressed issues of an open concert at the Maiden Tower, the festival’s beginning, the international contest of young performers "I’m Jazzman" and film part program of the jazz festival

Jazz contest for new stars

The aim of the international competition of young performers 'I am Jazzman' is to reveal the talent among young beginners musicians who obsessed by Jazz music.


Sophisticated art lovers and connoisseurs are waiting for the Baku autumn, with a wide variety of jazz improvisations