Museums of Azerbaijan


House-Museum of Gara Garayev

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The house museum of Gara Abulfaz oglu Garayev (1918-1982), one of the greatest Azerbaijani composers of the 20th century, was opened on his 100th birthday. The exposition of the museum includes rare materials - documents, manuscripts, photographs, posters, personal belongings to the composer and other items that reflect his life and creative way. The museum collection has more than 300 items.

The museum is located in the center of Baku, on the Nizami str. 47/49, where he lived with his family in 1918-1946. His first works are written here. In general, the creative heritage of Gara Garayev covers almost all genres of music.

The house museum of Gara Garayev is engaged in collecting, researching and training. There are regular concerts and musical meetings. Children are offered interactive games to develop their skills.

The design and development of the Museum was carried out by Partner Culture+Projects (Horst Campman).

Virtual exhibition

(+994 12) 505-80-97

(II – VII) 10:00 – 18:00


Baku, Nizami street 49