Book Museum of National Library of Georgia featured at TripAdvisor
01 February, 2018
Book Museum of National Library of Georgia featured at TripAdvisor
The Book Museum Tbilisi, one of the biggest book museums in the Caucasus region located at National Library of Georgia featured at TripAdvisor, American travel website company. From now on, travelers and book lovers throughout the world can get all necessary information about this newly opened museum. TripAdvisor is the largest travel site in the world, with more than 315 million members and over 500 million reviews and opinions of hotels, restaurants, attractions and other travel-related businesses.
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The Book Museum
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“The book Museum at the National Parliamentary Library of Georgia offers visitors a look into the history of the publishing in Georgia. The Book Museum is in possession of an outstanding collection of rare books” – popular travel website reads.
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The Book Museum is located at 5 Lado Gudiashvili St,Tbilisi

The Book museum was launched in November 2017.The project was funded by Davit Bezhuashvili Education Foundation.The first ever Book Museum in Georgia has over 19,000 rare books. It should be mentioned that newly opened book museum is a permanent exposition space. The venue hosts a permanent display of rare historical books preserved in Georgia.
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Book museum is a permanent exposition space

The Book Museum includes four spaces, representing a museum of rare books, with a Georgian-Italian dictionary published in 1629 as one of its exponents, or books printed by Georgian King Vakhtang the VI's typography.
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A museum of rare books

The second part is the museum of Knight in the Panther’s Skin, medieval epic poem written in the 12th century by Georgia's national poet Shota Rustaveli, with existing publications of the poem in Georgian as well as foreign languages.
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17th-century manuscript of Knight in the Panther’s Skin

The third space is Ilia’s hall, exposition of great Georgian writer, political figure, poet, and publisher Ilia Chavchavadze cabinet, with his private belongings and library.

The fourth part is the Marie Brosset book depository.

The Book Museum is an incredible historic heritage which defines national identity and shows it to others, not only tourists, but Georgians as well.
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The Book Museum is an incredible historic heritage

The Book Museum of National Library of Georgia is located at 5 Lado Gudiashvili St,Tbilisi. The museum’s working hours are: Monday-Friday,10:00-18:00.

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