Demirchi Archaeological Museum

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Located in Shamakhy district, the Demirchi Archaeological Museum has been constructed following the Heydar Aliyev Foundation’s initiative.


Construction of the museum building started in February 2018, with the construction works been completed in August. On August 26, 2018, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and First Lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva attended the inauguration of the museum.


The one-storied building consists of open and closed exposition halls, with two secondary rooms.


Seven sections have been created in the museum’s exhibition hall. Tangible and cultural samples, rare stone tools, labour tools related to husbandry, cold weapons, copper, bronze, silver coins, water pipes made of limestone, ancient clay products and other valuable findings, as well as domestic items unearthed during the archaeological excavations carried out in Shamakhy, including Demirchi village, are displayed here.