On August 26, inauguration of the Culture House named after renowned artist Sattar Bahlulzadeh took place in Surakhany district of Baku.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva attended the inauguration ceremony.
The President and the First Lady were informed that the building, which was constructed in 1926, was basically repaired with the support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation. A dance ensemble and an instrumental group are functioning in the four-storied building, with total area of 8662 square metres. A concert and show hall for 612 spectators and a universal scene, training halls for the dance ensemble and the orchestra, training and make-up rooms for soloists, a multimedia centre, a voice-recording studio, an exhibition salon, rooms for hobby groups, as well as technical and secondary rooms were created in the building.
Improvement works were carried out on the two-hectare territory of the Culture House, and rest corners laid out.