Tbilisi, Georgia, May 6
By Seymur Aliyev - Trend:
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev on Tuesday got familiar with the Museum of Azerbaijani Culture named after Mirza Fatali Akhundov, as part of his working visit to Georgia, Trend's special correspondent reported on May 6.
The museum was overhauled and reconstructed through Azerbaijan's funds in 2013. Georgian Prime Minister, First Deputy Prime Minister and other ministers attended the official opening ceremony on May 8, 2013.
Currently, a cultural center is operating under the museum. The carpet weaving, music, mugham, drawing and language courses are held there.
The museum focuses on preservation, presentation and promotion of the Azerbaijani culture in Georgia, Azerbaijani people's cultural heritage.
Translated by NH
Edited by S.I.
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