Restoration-conservation works at Icherisheher’s Gosha Gala gates ended

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29 October 2019

Restoration-conservation works at Gosha Gala gates of Icherisheher in Baku have ended, the press service of the Icherisheher State Historical-Architectural Reserve Department told APA.

Restoration-conservation works have been carried out by well-known Austrian Atelier Erich Pummer GmbH Company. According to the project, started in the middle of 2019, the Gosha Gala gates have undergone restoration and conservation both from the Icheri Sheher (internal) and Bayir Sheher (facade) sides.

The restoration and conservation started from the inside of the fortress walls. Then the monument has been restored from outside, including two towers near the Gosha Gala gates.

Note that fortress walls were fully restored in 1952-1957 for the last time. The historical monument has not been restored for a period of more than a half of century, only about 150 meter of the fortress walls were restored by the Department in northern-west direction in 2011-2012.