Museum of Miniature Books, Baku

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See the charming collection at the 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 has been collecting 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 in length and width. Using our international travel planner, Baku attractions like Museum of Miniature Books can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • It's an interesting little place with quite a strange idea. A whole bunch of miniature books. I have no idea where it come from this idea of creating such tiny books. They are assembled from around...  more »
  • No big deal only for books ? but if you have free time and not alternatives go and see no more the few minutes  more »
  • Free entrance. Small museum with unique collections.
  • Interesting Great service Free entry
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