Four Seasons Hotel Baku affords a unique vantage point from which to explore the sights, sounds and experiences around you. We hope the highlights of local attractions below help simplify your planning. Please let us know how else we can assist you.
Art Garden is housed in a building constructed in the 17th century, offering visitors a chance to feel the atmosphere of the past. Activities of local art masters are featured, including carpet making, woodcarving, ceramics and jewellery making. Drawing exhibitions also take place to promote the work of young artists.
Museum of Modern Art
Baku's Museum of Modern Art features collections of the best works of art by Azerbaijan avant-garde artists, including paintings and sculpture. In addition to the work of local artists, the museum exhibits European classics and the masterpieces of Picasso, Chagall and Dali, presented from private collections. The space also includes an exhibition salon, a video hall, a café and restaurant and a bookstore offering fine art and architecture titles.
The State Archaeological and Ethnographic Museum Complex
Located in the historical part of Gala Village, this open-air museum complex showcases 216 unique monuments of scientific, historic and artistic significance. Among them are five mosques, three baths, four ovdans (water reservoirs), dwelling houses, agricultural premises, burials, tombs, tumuli, fortress ruins and more. There is also a rich collection of archaeological artefacts, petroglyphs and handicrafts.
Academic Opera and Ballet Theater
Theatrical life in Baku has a long history, and the Opera and Ballet House is the city’s oldest theatre. For the last century it has been at the centre of Baku's cultural life, showcasing the best operas and ballets in Azerbaijan, with many internationally famous figures gracing its stage.
Azerbaijan State Philharmonic – Muslim Magomayev
After its construction between 1910 and 1912, this building began to gather music lovers, acting ensembles and orchestras. Today it is the leading organization of the republic and plays an important role in promoting classical music. In addition to concerts with the philharmonic, there are also featured performances by famous international soloists.