Azerbaijan Museum of Independence was founded in 1991 The main purpose of the founding of
the museum is to present consecutive stages of struggle for independence of Azerbaijan people,
covering the period from ancient times to present day, as well as the most important events in
their cultural and historical life. The exhibits devoted to State attributes of Azerbaijan Republic,
historical events of the 18th century, national-liberation movements in North and South
Azerbaijan in the late of 19th – early 20th centuries, the history of Azerbaijan during repression
and World War11, heroism of Azerbaijanis in the time of Karabakh conflict and Independence of
Azerbaijan Republic are demonstrated in the halls of museum.