List of castles and fortresses in Azerbaijan

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This is a list of castles and fortresses in Azerbaijan.

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Name Images City Year Founder Architect Remarks
Askeran fortress
Askeran fortress2.jpg
Askeran (Baku)
1751
Panah Ali Khan
Baku fortress
Ichari Shahar1.jpg
Baku
13th century
Cinli qala
Cinli qala1.JPG
Ağçay, Qakh Rayon
Chirag Gala
Chiraq-qala.jpg
Located 20–25 km from the city of Şabran, Shabran Rayon
4th century to 6th century
Ganja fortress
Ganja fortress.jpg
Ganja
16th century
Gelersen-Görersen fortress
Gelersen gerersen1.JPG
On the bank of the river Kish, Shaki Rayon
8th century to 9th century
Qaxach Castle
Вид на крепость Качахакаберд4.JPG
Meşəli, Khojali Rayon
9th century
Quadrangular Castle
Mardakanbashnya2.JPG
Mərdəkan (Baku)
12th century
Akhsitan I ibn Minuchihr III
Maiden Tower
(or Namerdqala)
Söyüdlü, Gadabay Rayon
9th century or 12th century
Nardaran Fortress
Nardaran Fortress.JPG
Nardaran (Baku)
1301
Ramana Castle
Фортеця в селе Рамана.jpeg
Ramana (Baku)
14th century
Round Castle
Mardakankrugbashnya2.JPG
Mərdəkan (Baku)
1232
Abdulmedzhid Ibn Maqsud
Shaki fortress
Sheki krepost az.jpg
Shaki
15th century
Shamilgala (Galacha)
Qalacha.jpg
İlisu, Qakh Rayon
19th century
Shusha fortress
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Shusha
1751
Panah Ali Khan
Sumuq qala
Sumuqala1.jpg
İlisu, Qakh Rayon
18th century
Koroglu fortress
Gadabay
16th century
Koroglu
Shahbulag Castle
Shahbulag.jpg
Agdam
1752
Panah Ali Khan

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