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Miniature Books: Tours & Tickets

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Gala lane, 1, Baku, Azerbaijan
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’m not sure why the recent reviews have been some negative - especially since it’s free. The woman running the place was very helpful and the miniature books were interesting. (I knew nothing about miniature books prior to visiting.) I wouldn’t characterize it as a...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank JMK-Pittsburgh
Reviewed 2 days ago

When I heard of this place I wanted to go there. It is worth a visit but not a long one. It is curious to see how many ordinary books have been published in tiny, usually abridged, additions. I wish they had post cards. Even...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You would have to be particularly interested in miniature books to visit here....just didn’t do it for us, basically walked in and out.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's free but not so interesting. Most books are simply ugly. Friendly woman. 10 minutes were enough.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to love it--someone collected miniature books from all over the world, and the city funded a museum to house them. There are tiny Shakespearean plays, a wee biography of George Vashington in Russian, Thai children's tales, Japanese art books, and a teeny weeny...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank D U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While strolling through the Old City we happened upon this unique, little museum. We were greeted by a very friendly and helpful person who assisted us in finding English books. If in the area it is worth popping in for a few minutes.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 20 July 2019

It's exactly as it states - miniature books from all over the world. An extensive collection and free.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 14 July 2019

We saw this museum during a walking tour of the old town area. It only takes a few minutes to see. There are lots of these tiny little books, sorted by languages. Interesting to stop for a few minutes. I believe it is free but...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 5 July 2019 via mobile

What a cool place!! Loved the collection and the fact it’s free. A really cool place to browse for bibliophiles.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank genibre69
Reviewed 4 July 2019

You can find smallest books there. All kind of books from different countries. Well preserved and displayed. Visited during a walking tour of Baku.

Date of experience: June 2019
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1 August 2018|
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Response from scotdoc2015 | Reviewed this property |
No; but the lady who sits there expects visitors to make a donation or purchase some samples perhaps. Don't worry, everyone feels guilty walking in without any tickets to be purchased on entrance.