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Nizami Museum of Literature

Ictiglalijet St, 53, Baku, Azerbaijan
+994 12 492 18 64
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Monument between old and new

The Museum is located near the old city, city of walls, miniature library on one side and the other... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Museum next to the square

This attraction is located next to fountain square, facing Nizami Statue, which is walking distance... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2016
Evanston, Illinois
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Ictiglalijet St, 53, Baku, Azerbaijan
+994 12 492 18 64
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

The Museum is located near the old city, city of walls, miniature library on one side and the other side is the street art and also known as the walk.

Thank arunbvkumar
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This attraction is located next to fountain square, facing Nizami Statue, which is walking distance from the gate of Baku Old city.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Nizami Museum of Literature is beautiful place to visit, located in the begining of Nixami street and in front of a park where you can see Nixami statue. I prefer to see just outside cause it mostly is about Azeri and Persian poems and there...More

1  Thank Mehdi_Farrokh
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Nizami museum is obviously one of the most important museums in Azerbaijani. Every literature admirer must visit this museum to meet Nizami Ganjavi's books and most important of all his Khamsa. Nizami Ganjavi is one of the most important and famous poets of Azerbaijan Republic.

Thank Jamila M
Reviewed 28 June 2016

very nice and beautiful cultural place in Nizami province you could see the history of the poets and authors from Azerbaijan, Iran & ... the fans of culture and literature find good feeling, when you visit this place.

1  Thank Greenleaf2211
Reviewed 6 May 2016

I visited it alone when my friends already had left for Georgia. It's near the McDonalds, big nice building. Here you can get information on Azeri poets and writers, also the influence of Persian culture on Azeri culture from nice English/Russian speaking guides. Museum is...More

Thank Giorgi R
Reviewed 21 August 2014

An excellent museum located between the old city and fountain square. To enter, knock on the door next to the main entrance if it seems closed. You are asked to wear covers over your shoes to protect the carpets in the museum. Entrance with an...More

3  Thank Na33mB
Reviewed 27 July 2014

This is the best museum in Baku. The museum has guides who speak English, and they take you on a tour of Arabic, Turkic, Persian, and Azeri authors from the 9th through 20th centuries. I found myself anxious to read Nizami's work after the visit,...More

3  Thank Quinn888
Reviewed 25 June 2014

It is really part of world heritage. In terms of content it is the only museum of literature in the world. You must have a guide to worth it. You will not want to leave.

2  Thank Cemall
Reviewed 25 May 2014

there is a tree store ancient building in the hearth of the city. at first it doesn't attract too much attention. but if you ring the bell at the door security of the building will surely invite you inside. what a wonder full world insect.!...More

1  Thank Asanssahin
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