Alley of Honor, Baku

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The Alley of Honor is a public cemetery and memorial in Baku, Azerbaijan. The Alley includes burials of famed Azerbaijanis and Azerbaijan-affiliated expatriates, including several Presidents, scientists and artists. There are 242 burials in total.
The Alley was established by the order of the Council of Ministers of Azerbaijan SSR on August 27, 1948. According to the list enclosed to the order, the burials of prominent Azerbaijani figures Jalil Mammadguluzade, Abdurrahim bey Hagverdiyev, Najaf bey Vazirov, Hasan bey Zardabi, Huseyn Arablinski, Suleyman Sani Akhundov, Ali Nazmi, Jabbar Garyagdioglu, Rustam Mustafayev, Azim Azimzade and Huseyngulu Sarabski had to be moved to the Alley of Honor and gravestones set to them.
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  • The grave of Aliyev is of course the biggest but far from the most beautiful. Look at the one of the mathematician in the back left.  more »
  • You have to climb up from sea level - funicular, but closed on Monday! ! - and then walk beyond the Flame Towers, but it is well worth it. The space has around 300 memorials to worthies - poets, write...  more »
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  • It is a unique place for whom are interested in socio-cultural and political history of Azerbaijan Republic. This cemetery used to be the graveyard of famous and influential people of Azerbaijan Republic during recent decades. Maybe, it is not interesting for everyone, but try it!
  • The most impressive place in Baku that you can visit.
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