A symbolic place for the whole country is located not far from the main base of the Naval Forces of Azerbaijan – it is the National Flag Square with the rising state flag and depictions of state symbols – coat of arms, anthem and map of Azerbaijan, made of gilded bronze. Here also operates the State Flag Museum (building in the form of eight-pointed star), that features orders, medals, money, stamps, flags and other exhibits about the history of the country.

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Till 2011 the flagpole, which was installed in the square, was considered the tallest in the world -162 meters, it was even included in the Guinness Book of Records. But then this status was overtaken by Dushanbe. The size of the flag is impressive as well: 70 by 35 meters, weight – about 350 kg.