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Palace of the Shirvanshahs

Zamkovskaya Side-street, 76, Baku, Azerbaijan
92-10-73
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“old city” (50 reviews)
“worth a visit” (17 reviews)
“entrance fee” (10 reviews)
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Zamkovskaya Side-street, 76, Baku, Azerbaijan
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92-10-73
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"old city"
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"worth a visit"
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"entrance fee"
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"ticket price"
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"guided tour"
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"interesting displays"
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"interesting place"
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"walk around"
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"flame towers"
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"maiden tower"
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"complex"
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Reviewed yesterday

In my opinion this is the BEST thing to see in the Baku Old Town. Its the palace that the old dynasty used to live in for a very short amount of time. I think about 150-200 years. Shows a lot of cultural and historic...More

Thank GZCS
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a small palace/museum compared to the likes of Topkapi and others but do visit if you are near the Old city. It will take hardly 45 mins to cover the whole place. Maybe longer if you choose to take a guide. Be prepared...More

1  Thank Shahzad T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It locates on a hill, which gives it the advantage of a view. Fancy old stuff to find inside. Reflects a historical rich man's lifestyle.

Thank Matooq N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Certainly worth a look at. There are different rooms to explore and an outside part which included a mosque and some baths. The palace is very elegant. There are toilets outside and they have a small shop. In the old town I’d say it was...More

Thank Lottelli
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of must see places in Baku. It is historical and very interesting place in Ichari Shahar. An hour is enough to see this place

Thank shashanazavr
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must see within the old city. In some ways I loved it more than the Maiden's Tower, but it is worth seeing both. This attraction is great for examining the beauty of architecture, ancient interiors, and collections of artifacts including musical instruments....More

Thank kshojo
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting, small palace. 10 manat entry fee - a little expensive for what you get. I should have researched this place before visiting to have got more out of it.

Thank Dale W
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

The palace mosque and the palace house (hamam) are worth a visit. This was built by the Shirvanshah dynasty in the 15th century and includes the main building,Diwan Khana, The Masoleum etc

Thank meattle
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Reviewed May 31, 2018

This palace was amazing. built in the heart of old city. You can feel the ancient times here. If you like historical palaces and visit the old city here is a must go.

Thank Navidabaeian
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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Price is 10 manat. Palace is located within old city walls. Most interesting part for me was remains of baths

Thank Grigol M
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