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Alley of Martyrs, Baku

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Pay tribute to victims of Sofiet aggression at the Alley of Martyrs, an alley of black granite tombstones and a memorial to those killed by the Soviet Army in January 1990. Set in a large, hilly cemetery close to the parliament building, the site features a stone memorial with a flame, plus a wide observation deck with a sweeping view of Baku and the Caspian Sea. You'll also see graves from the Nagorno-Garabagh conflict (1988-1994), a memorial to Turkish troops who opposed the Bolsheviks during the 1918 Battle of Baku, and a plaque with the names of 47 British soldiers killed in 1918-1919. Make Alley of Martyrs part of your personalized Baku itinerary using our Baku trip planner.
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  • Alley of Martyrs contains the cemetery and the eternal flame memorial for those killed by the Soviet Army in Black January 1990 and in the first Nagorno-Karabakh War 1988-1994. It is so beautifully... 
    Alley of Martyrs contains the cemetery and the eternal flame memorial for those killed by the Soviet Army in Black January 1990 and in the first Nagorno-Karabakh War 1988-1994. It is so beautifully...  more »
  • Amazing place and the view from here will give us a wonderful experience. We had lot of pictures from here. 
    Amazing place and the view from here will give us a wonderful experience. We had lot of pictures from here.  more »
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  • Interesting place we walked around, quite evocative.
  • Great park for a stroll toward nice view of Baku

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