SHEKI FORTRESS


Located at the top of the hilly north-eastern part of the city, Sheki fortress was built during the reign of the first Sheki Khan Haji Chalabi (1743-1755). Fortress was a stronghold of the Khan, the constructions of city use were outside of it. Many buildings were constructed inside the fortress in different periods of time, the number of those would go up to forty, and the main was the Khan's palace.

Address: Mirza Fatali Akhundov Ave., Sheki City AZ5503.

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