Baku Museum of Miniature Books, Baku

4.2
#3 of 19 in Museums in Baku
See the charming collection of Baku Museum of Miniature Books, a museum that displays thousands of tiny books from different parts of the world. Open since 2002, the museum was established by Zarifa Salahova, who had collected miniature publications for years. Admire a large variety of miniscule books divided into a range of themes, from Soviet and Azerbaijani classics to international masterpieces. All of them are readable, although you might need a magnifying glass for the especially small specimens. Highlights of the museum include a 13th-century edition, as well as astoundingly small works that measure just 2 mm (0.08 in) in length and width. Using our international travel planner, Baku attractions like Baku Museum of Miniature Books can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
Create an itinerary including Baku Museum of Miniature Books
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Baku Museum of Miniature Books Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
375 reviews
Google
4.4
TripAdvisor
  • It’s small museum but it’s interesting to see miniature books from worldwide with different languages,i recommend  more »
  • This museum is so unique and interesting, that you can spend a few hours there with real pleasure! A lot of amazing smallest books are great cultural treasure really!  more »
Google
  • Best museum so far in Baku. Why? 1. Its fee 2. They have got the smallest books of the world. 3. You can find books from any country 4. There is a last who can speak many languages and can help you 5. No one forces you to buy anything and it's really free 6. There is a book and you can leave your opinion about museum there
  • What a cool place!! Loved the collection and the fact it’s free. A really cool place to browse for bibliophiles.
  • Build a plan

    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it

    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package

    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!

    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Popular things to do in Baku

See all ›
4.7
Duration:3 h 30 min
4.7
Duration:2 h
4.7
Duration:2 h 30 min
4.3
Duration:2 h

Historic Sites in Baku

See all ›
4.0
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.4
Duration:1 h
4.6
Duration:2 h
4.4
Duration:2 h

Museums in Baku

4.4
Duration:1 h
4.7
Duration:1 h 30 min

Hidden gems in Baku

4.6
Duration:2 h
4.7
Duration:2 h
4.8
Duration:2 h
4.5
Duration:2 h

Shopping in Baku

See all ›
5.0
Duration:2 h
4.2
Duration:2 h
4.8
Duration:30 min
4.4
Duration:30 min

Nearby attractions in Baku

4.6
Duration:2 h
4.3
Duration:30 min
4.4
Duration:2 h