360-degree 3D-virtual Panorama Of The Shirvanshahs Palace

360-degree 3D-virtual panorama of the Shirvanshahs Palace

In the Palace complex of the Shirvanshahs, a memorandum was signed between the management of the Icheri Sheher reserve and the German company EKM Global Consulting GmbH. The document was signed by the head of the administration Riad Gasimov and…

20th Anniversary Of The Icheri Sheher

20th anniversary of the Icheri Sheher

In 2020, the national wealth of the Azerbaijani people, Icheri Sheher, together with the Shirvanshahs palace complex and the Maiden Tower, will mark the 20th anniversary of inclusion in the UNESCO World Heritage List. In this regard, the President of…

Seyid Yahya Bakuvi Mausoleum. Tomb Of Seyid Yahya Bakuvi, Baku

Seyid Yahya Bakuvi Mausoleum

Seyid Yahya Bakuvi Mausoleum / Tomb of Seyid Yahya Bakuvi is situated in the southern part of the palace complex and is generally known under the name of a “Mausoleum of the “dervish”. According to the sources Bakuvi was a…

Shirvanshahs Palace Bath-house. Hamam In Baku, Azerbaijan

The Palace Bath-House

The Shirvanshahs Palace Bath-house (Hamam) is situated on the lowest terrace of the complex. It was discovered in 1939. The archaeological excavations exposed a big bath-house consisting of 26 rooms, covered up with earth above which there was a garden.…

Divankhana. Shirvanshahs Palace. Baku, Azerbaijan

Divankhana

The main building of the Shirvanshahs’ Palace adjoins Divankhana, a small fine pavilion situated inside a small yard surrounded by a gallery-arcade on three sides. The Divankhana pavilion consists of an octahedral hall covered with a stone cupola both inside…

Shirvanshah's Palace / The Palace Of The Shirvanshahs

Palace of the Shirvanshahs

No tour of Baku’s Icheri Sheher (Inner City) would be complete without a stop at the 15th-century Palace of the Shirvanshahs complex. The Shirvanshahs ruled the state of Shirvan in northern Azerbaijan from the 6th to the 16th centuries. Their…