Suraxani Oil Tanker Museum

Baku - Azerbeidzjan

The Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company is celebrating its 180th anniversary with a gift to the city: a maritime museum in a converted oil tanker located on the boulevard in Baku.

The Suraxani Oil Tanker Museum tells the history of shipping on the Caspian Sea through seven thematic exhibitions that are displayed in the different areas of the ship.

Rapenburg Plaza made the lighting design for all museum rooms and the lighting plan for the exterior of the ship.

Location: Baku – Azerbaijan
Opening: mid 2020
Client: Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company
Lighting design: Rapenburg Plaza
AV technology and installation: Euro Design
Project management: Hypsos Moscow
Exhibition design: Freeman
Interactives: Customar