Visit The Haydar Aliyev Centre

Visit The Haydar Aliyev Centre

The Heydar Aliyev Center is a 619,000-square-foot building designed by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid and noted for its distinctive architecture and flowing, curved style that eschews sharp angles. The center is named after Heydar Aliyev, the leader of Soviet-era Azerbaijan from 1969 to 1982, and president of Azerbaijan from October 1993 to October 2003.

 

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More about The Haydar Aliyev Centre

The Center houses a conference hall (auditorium), a gallery hall and a museum. The project is intended to play an integral role in the intellectual life of the city. Located close to the city center, and the Central Park Hotel the site plays a pivotal role in the redevelopment of Baku.

An internationally recognized architectural work, the building of the Heydar Aliyev Center has become a signature landmark of modern Baku due to its innovative and cutting-edge design. The building was nominated for awards in 2013 at both the World Architecture Festival and the biennial Inside Festival. In 2014, Centre  won the Design Museum’s Design of the Year Award 2014.

Dining in Baku

Central Park dining - on the ground floor next to reception is Café Mondo where you can relax in an informal setting and enjoy hot and cold beverages and tasty snacks. on the 11th floor is The Beluga Restaurant with panoramic views over the city centre to the Caspian Sea. Prominent on the skyline are the iconic Flame Towers.

Dining at Central Park Hotel
Dining in Baku