Book Museum

  • Address: 7, Lado Gudiashvili str., 0105, Tbilisi
    Phone: (+995 32) 2 97 16 40, 2 97 16 61
    Date of establishment: 2017
    Judicial status of the museum: Unified National Parliamentary Library of Georgia
    Type (profile): History
    Quantity of stored items:  19 000

    Museum collection description: The book museum was opened in the first building of the National Parliamentary Library of Georgia in 2017 under the initiative of the Director General of the National Library Giorgi Kekelidze. The book museum combines more than 19 thousand bookmarks in the National Library's library. The museum presents both permanent expositions and temporary exhibitions. The book museum consists of four spaces:
    The museum of rare publications, where the book is presented with antiquity and form, namely Georgian-Italian Dictionary (1629), Vakhtang Publishing, Incunabula and others;
    The museum of "The Knight in the Panther's Skin" is presented here in every language of the poem in Georgian and foreign languages;
    Ilia Hall - exposition of Ilia Chavchavadze's cabinet with his personal belongings and library;
    Brosse repository - modern storage, equipped with climate control equipment.

    Working hours: Everyday except Saturday and Sunday, 10.30 – 18.00
    Ticket price: Free

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    Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia, ICOM National Committee in Georgia, Georgian Museums Association, Culturological Research Association