Historical-Regional Ethnography Museum named after Raşidbey Əfəndiyev
The şəbəkə stained-glass windows featured at Xan Sarayı are laboriously made by slotting together hundreds of hand-carved wooden pieces...
'Albanian' Church/Musuem of National Applied Art
A coven of museum ladies beckon unsuspecting tourists into this unusual building, a circular former church. A sign claims it dates from...
This ornate 1762 palace building features vivid murals and dazzling coloured light streaming through şəbəkə (stained-glass) windows...
Old Sheki Teahouse
Fabulously atmospheric, but only serving tea by the samovar accompanied by jams, fruit and confectionery (costing a minimum of AZN6).
The outdoor garden seating surveys Old Şəki but service seems to strongly favour local clientele and menus are unpriced. No sign.
Historical-Regional Ethnography Museum named after Raşidbey Əfəndiyev information
Tour groups are marched dutifully around this dowdy museum whose name is its most impressive feature. Exhibits include archaeological oddments, ethnographical artefacts and the usual emotive panels on WWII, Karabakh and Xocalı.