The Jewish Legacy in Baku


  • Self-guided audio tour
    Follow the story at your own pace
  • English, Deutsch, Español, Français, Italiano
    For both audio and stories included
The Jewish Legacy in Baku


  • 19 stories
  • 0km distance
  • 6 stops

While Jews have lived in Azerbaijan for many centuries, their arrival in Baku dates to the 1830s and their number increased dramatically during Baku’s late 19th century, early 20th-century “oil boom.” Jews became an integral part of Baku’s unique multicultural society, playing a big role in its intellectual and cultural life.

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Jewish History Tours

Jewish History Tours is using digitized heritage collections to create a network of self-guided audio tours in Jewish locations across Europe.

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Mandatory items

  • Charged smartphone
  • Headphones

The location

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  • Mobile signal may be weak at the site(s). Download your audio tour on your smartphone prior to your visit to fully enjoy it.
  • Ensure that your smartphone is fully charged and that you bring your earphones.

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To take this self-guided tour, you will need to download the Clio Muse Tours app on your iOS or Android device. Enjoy your tour!

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