The house-museum of Uzeyir Hajibeyov
The house-museum of the great Azerbaijani composer Uzeyir Hajibeyov in Shusha was established in 1959.
The house-museum functioned until the occupation of Shusha by Armenian invaders in 1992. Along with household items belonging to the Hajibeyov family, Uzeyir Bey's personal belongings, photos, books, books dedicated to him and donated to the museum occupied an important place in the museum's exposition.
Anniversaries and anniversaries of Uzeyir Hajibeyov's birth were regularly celebrated at the state level in the museum. In 1985, the 100th anniversary of Uzeyir Hajibeyov was widely celebrated by UNESCO, and guests from many countries of the world U. He visited Hajibeyov's house-museum in Shusha, where big jubilee events were held.
The museum was closed on May 8, 1992 after the occupation of Shusha by Armenian aggressors. As a result of the efforts of the museum management, the museum exhibits were not allowed to be occupied or taken over by the enemy. The museum's exhibits are currently kept in the funds of Uzeyir Hajibeyov's house museum in Baku.
After the liberation of Shusha by the Azerbaijani army on November 8, 2020, restoration work is underway at the genius composer's house museum in Shusha.
Shusha Tourist Attractions
Shusha fortress: The fortress, built by Panahali khan for defensive purposes, was built in an inaccessible and even besieged place in the Shusha lowland. The fortress was surrounded by dense forests on all sides and ended in ravines in some parts, which was considered an impassable barrier by the enemy.
The house of Khurshidbanu Natavan: The two-storey house of Khurshidbanu Natava, known as the famous Azerbaijani poet, khan gizi, is a historical and architectural monument of the XVIII century. On the first floor of the building there are seven service rooms for servants. There are three entrance gates on the south side. The door in the middle of them leads to the corridor, and the other two doors on the sides lead to the side rooms.
Museum-mausoleum of Molla Panah Vagif: The construction of the museum-mausoleum complex of the famous Azerbaijani poet Molla Panah Vagif began in 1977 on the basis of the project of architects A.V Salamzadeh and E.I Kanukov. The complex was opened in January 1982. The complex was built on the tomb of the great poet near the Cidir plain, a prominent place in Shusha. Here M.P. About 80 exhibits reflecting the life of Vagif in Shusha were also exhibited.