Places to see in Yerevan
Places to see in Yerevan

Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan ?

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Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?Yerevan is the capital of Armenia . It has quite beautiful spots in its bank for tourists :)A walking tour is always the best way to really get introduced with Yerevan’s culture.

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Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan ?

What are places to see in Yerevan ?

Armenian Genocide Museum
Cafesjian Center for the Arts
Matenadaran – The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts
Republic Square
Yerevan Brandy Factory
Dancing Fountains
Vernissage Market
Parajanov Museum
Megerian Carpet Museum
Victory Park and Statue of Mother Armenia
Caucasian Mountains
History Museum of Armenia
Noy Yerevan Brandy Factory
Opera and Ballet Theatre
Lovers’ Park
Smoking Woman
Blue Mosque (Persian Mosque)
Yerevan Zoo
Martiros Saryan House Museum
Gumi Shuka
Saint Gregory The Illuminator Cathedral

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Armenian Genocide Museum

Armenian Genocide Museum
Armenian Genocide Museum

According to the Decree of May 1994, by the first president of the Republic State of Armenia Levon Ter-Petrosyan “On Establishment of State Commission for Organizing Events dedicated to the 80th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide”, The Armenian Genocide Museum was set up by the number 122 decision of the government of Armenia on March 7, 1995.

Cafesjian Center for the Arts

Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?
Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?

It is is an art museum in Yerevan, Armenia. It is located at the central Kentron District, in and around the Yerevan Cascade .A must visit place if you are in Armenia

Matenadaran

Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?
Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?

The Matenadaran is officially Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscript.It is a museum, repository of manuscripts, and a research institute in Yerevan, Armenia

Republic Square

Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?
Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?

It is the central town square in Yerevan. the capital of Armenia. There are two sections: an oval roundabout and a trapezoid-shaped section which contains a pool with musical fountains. Awesome for tourists

Yerevan Brandy Factory

Yerevan Brandy Factory
Brandy Factory, Armenia

It was founded in 1887. It is also commonly known with its famous brand “ArArAt”, is the leading enterprise of Armenia for the production of cognac.

Dancing Fountains

Republic Square is the most crowded part of the city centre in summers both during daytime and at nights. We love spending evenings here, enjoying the music and watching the dancing fountains. 

Vernissage Market

Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?
Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?

Yerevan Vernissage is a large open-air market in Yerevan, Armenia. The name of the market is the derived from the French word vernissage.

Parajanov Museum

The Sergei Parajanov Museum is a tribute to Soviet Armenian director and artist Sergei Parajanov and is one of the most popular museums in Yerevan. It represents Parajanov’s diverse artistic and literary heritage.

Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?
Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?

Megerian Carpet Museum

Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?
Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?

Browse through hundreds of antique and new handmade carpets and learn the process of carpet-making at Megerian Carpet Museum. It might increase your knowledge about types of carpets of world 🙂

Victory Park and Statue of Mother Armenia

Mother Armenia , Statue
Mother Armenia , Statue

This place will give you the introduction to the untold story of Armenian culture .The current statue replaces a monumental statue of General Secretary Joseph Stalin that was created as a victory memorial for World War II

Caucasian Mountains

The Caucasus Mountains are located at the intersection of Europe and Asia. Stretching between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea.

History Museum of Armenia

The History Museum of Armenia is a museum in Armenia with departments of Archaeology, Numismatics, Ethnography, Modern History and Restoration.

Opera and Ballet Theatre

Armenian National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet named after Alexander Spendiaryan . It was officially opened on 20 January 1933.

Lovers’ Park

Lovers’ Park is a public park in Yerevan, Armenia, located on Baghramyan Avenue. It occupies an area of 2.5 hectares in the central Kentron District of the city.

Smoking Woman

The Smoking Lady Statue
The Smoking Lady Statue

Embark on a private walking tour of the Armenian capital and scratch the surface of its ancient history and culture. This statue is quite famous among tourists 🙂

Blue Mosque (Persian Mosque)

The Blue Mosque is an 18th-century Shia mosque in Yerevan, Armenia. It was commissioned by Huseyn Ali Khan, the khan of Erivan.

Yerevan Zoo

The Smoking Lady Statue
Yerevan Zoo

The Yerevan Zoo, also known as the Zoological Garden of Yerevan. It is a 35-hectare zoo established in 1940 in Yerevan, Armenia.

Martiros Saryan House Museum

Artworks & personal effects of famed Armenian painter Martiros Saryan in his former home & studio . People usually find it interesting 🙂

Gumi Shuka

Gumi Shuka, Armenia
Gumi Shuka, Armenia

The Gumi Shuka in Yerevan, Armenia is a food market where locals sell Armenian cheese, herbs and spices, dried fruits and nuts, and bread.

Saint Gregory The Illuminator Cathedral

The Saint Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral, also known as the Yerevan Cathedral is the largest cathedral of the Armenian Apostolic Church

Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?
Famous places to see/visit in Yerevan, Armenia ?

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