Exhibition “Building the Future of Georgia…Preserving the Past of Georgia”

Date: 30 Nov. -0001 – 30 Nov. -0001

Museum: Museum of Georgia

In the summer 2005, Azerbaijani oil from the Azeri-Chirag-Guneshi field development started flowing into Georgian section of the BTC pipeline.  Official celebrations were held on 12 October, 2005, at the first BTC pumping station near Gardabani. After the official ceremony at the pumping station, celebration continued at the Georgian National Museum in Tbilisi with the opening of the BTC cultural heritage protection exhibition entitled “Building the Future of Georgia…Preserving the Past of Georgia”. Guests from around the world had opportunity to see artifacts from the BTC excavations and other sites revealing facts about thousands of years of cultural heritage and human life in the region.