20 Sights in Yerevan, Armenia (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Yerevan, Armenia. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 20 sights are available in Yerevan, Armenia.

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1. Vernissage

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Yerevan Vernissage is a large open-air market in Yerevan, Armenia. The name of the market is the derived from the French word vernissage. The market lies along Aram Street and Buzand Street at a length of 350 metres (1,150 ft), connecting the Hanrapetutyun street with the Khanjyan street. The market mainly features a collection of different types of traditional Armenian art works.

Wikipedia: Yerevan Vernissage (EN)

2. Cascade

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The Cascade is a giant stairway made of limestone in Yerevan, Armenia. It links the downtown Kentron area of Yerevan with the Monument neighborhood. Designed by architects Jim Torosyan, Aslan Mkhitaryan, and Sargis Gurzadyan the construction of the cascade started in 1971 and was partially completed in 1980.

Wikipedia: Yerevan Cascade (EN)

3. Circular Park

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Circular Park Thomas and Georgia from San Francisco, USA / CC BY 2.0

The Circular Park ; also known as the Youth Park, is a public park in the Kentron district of the Armenian capital Yerevan. It starts with the Cathedral of Saint Gregory at the south on Tigran Mets street, and ends up with the Poplavok lake at the north near Mashtots Avenue. The park lies along Khanjyan, Yervand Kochar, Alex Manoogian, Moskovian and Isahakyan streets, forming a half-circular shaped park around the eastern part of downtown Yerevan. The park has an approximate length of 2500 metres and an average width of 120 metres.

Wikipedia: Circular Park (EN)

4. Saint Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral

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The Saint Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral, also known as the Yerevan Cathedral is the largest cathedral of the Armenian Apostolic Church. It is located in the Kentron District of Yerevan, the capital of Armenia, and is one of the largest religious buildings in the South Caucasus along with the Holy Trinity Cathedral of Tbilisi. Adjacent to the General Andranik metro station, it is visible from many areas of Yerevan.

Wikipedia: Saint Gregory the Illuminator Cathedral, Yerevan (EN)

5. Blue Mosque

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The Blue Mosque is an 18th-century Persian Shia mosque in Yerevan, Armenia. It was commissioned by Huseyn Ali Khan, the khan of the Iranian Erivan Khanate. It is one of the oldest extant structures in central Yerevan and the most significant structure from the city's Iranian period. It was the largest of the eight mosques of Yerevan in the 19th century and is today the only active mosque in Armenia.

Wikipedia: Blue Mosque, Yerevan (EN)

6. Martiros Saryan monument

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A monument to Martyros Saran, It is located in 1986 in the grove of Martyros Saryan, located in the center of Yerevan, between the Mauritius, the Marshall Palaces, and the Zoroastrian Road, just outside the street of the great artist's name. Included in the History and Cultural Monuments List of the Central Administrative Region of Armenia.

Wikipedia: Մարտիրոս Սարյանի հուշարձան (Երևան) (HY)

7. The Men

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The Men is a public artwork in Yerevan, the capital of Armenia. Created by Armenian sculptor Davit Minasyan in 2007, it commemorates Edmond Keosayan's 1972 film of the same name, and comprises four statues, depicting the film's stars, the actors Mher Mkrtchyan, Avetik Gevorkyan, Armen Ayvazyan, and Azat Sherents.

Wikipedia: The Men (statue) (EN)

8. Cafesjian Sculpture Garden

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Officially, Cafesjian Center for the Arts is an art museum in Yerevan, Armenia. It is located at the central Kentron District, in and around the Yerevan Cascade which is a complex of massive staircase with fountains, ascending up from the Tamanyan Street gardens and pedestrian zone.

Wikipedia: Cafesjian Museum of Art (EN)

9. Komitas statue

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Soghomon Soghomonian, ordained and commonly known as Komitas, was an Armenian priest, musicologist, composer, arranger, singer, and choirmaster, who is considered the founder of the Armenian national school of music. He is recognized as one of the pioneers of ethnomusicology.

Wikipedia: Statue of Komitas (Yerevan) (EN)

10. Nelson Stepanyan monument

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Nelson Stefanov's semicircle, located in a children's park between Moses Mukhtar, Gregory Lucifer, Beirut, and Zachian streets in the center of Yerevan, was installed in 1950. Included in the History and Cultural Monuments List of the Central Administrative Region of Armenia.

Wikipedia: Նելսոն Ստեփանյանի կիսանդրի (Երևան) (HY)

11. Yerevan History Museum

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The Yerevan History Museum is the history museum of Yerevan, the capital city of Armenia. The museum was founded in 1931 as the Communal Museum. Currently, the museum is located in a building attached to the Yerevan City Hall. The architect of the building was Jim Torosyan.

Wikipedia: Yerevan History Museum (EN)

12. The seller of water

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The sculpture "Water Margin Boy", located in Ilavan Park, England, was listed in the list of historical and cultural monuments in the central area of Central Mountain Road in 1970, and is one of the ancient cliff symbols dedicated to teenagers in the former Brava Aquarium.

Wikipedia: Ջրավաճառ տղան (արձան, Երևան) (HY)

13. Avetik Isahakyan

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The monument of Izak Yitzhak, located on Izak Abov Street in Moscow, adjacent to the subway "Youth" railway station, less than one year away from the subway, has been included in the list of historical and cultural monuments in the central county of Izak County in 1965.

Wikipedia: Ավետիք Իսահակյանի հուշարձան (Երևան) (HY)

14. Aleksandr Myasnikyan Monument

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A monument to Alexander Myasikyan, located in Yerevan, was erected in 1980 in honor of the Armenian Party, political, and socialist Alexander Myasikyan. Included in the History and Cultural Monuments List of the Central Administrative Region of Armenia.

Wikipedia: Ալեքսանդր Մյասնիկյանի հուշարձան (Երևան) (HY)

15. Khalil Gibran monument

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The bust of Jumrah Khalil Jumran, located in the center of Trinity, Moses Hoggenazu, Griegel Lusach, and the children's park in Zakia district of Beirut, is in harmony with the bustling streets of Beirut. It has been placed since 2005

Wikipedia: Ջուբրան Խալիլ Ջուբրանի կիսանդրի (Երևան) (HY)

16. Matenadaran of Yerevan

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The Matenadaran, officially the Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts, is a museum, repository of manuscripts, and a research institute in Yerevan, Armenia. It is the world's largest repository of Armenian manuscripts.

Wikipedia: Matenadaran (EN)

17. Գաբրիել Սունդուկյան

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Gabriel Songjiyan Monument, located in front of The Kamriel Sundukian Academic Theater Building named after Gabriel Songjiyan, was listed in the List of Historical and Cultural Monuments in Songri Central County in 1972.

Wikipedia: Գաբրիել Սունդուկյանի հուշարձան (Երևան) (HY)

18. Khachatur Abovyan monument

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A monument to Khachatra Abovyan is located at the end of Abkhazia Street in central Yerevan, Abkhazia, in 1950. Included in the History and Cultural Monuments List of the Central Administrative Region of Armenia.

Wikipedia: Խաչատուր Աբովյանի հուշարձան (Երևան, Աբովյան պուրակ) (HY)

19. Anton Chekhov Bust

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Antoine Czechoslovakia's semicircle is located in front of the 55th school in the Central Community of Armenia. Included in the History and Cultural Monuments List of the Central Administrative Region of Armenia.

Wikipedia: Անտոն Չեխովի կիսանդրի (Երևան) (HY)

20. Andrey Sakharov monument

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Andrei Sakharov's monument, located in the square of Sakharov in the center of Yerevan, was erected in 2001. Included in the History and Cultural Monuments List of the Central Administrative Region of Armenia.

Wikipedia: Անդրեյ Սախարովի հուշարձան (Երևան) (HY)

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