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History Museum of Armenia

Republic Square 4, Yerevan 375010, Armenia
+374 10 520691
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This museum does for Armenia what My Big Fat Greek Wedding did for Greece.

Armenia is really is the cradle of civilization. We have the oldest shoe, a very old cart and the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Plymouth, Michigan

A great way of learning more about Armenia's history going back over 3,000 years. The exhibits are... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Celia A
Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
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Republic Square 4, Yerevan 375010, Armenia
+374 10 520691
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Armenia is really is the cradle of civilization. We have the oldest shoe, a very old cart and the best jewelry. A must see on your trip to Yerevan. Plenty of English translations and manageable to see in a few hours.

Thank CuginaLizetta
Reviewed 4 days ago

A great way of learning more about Armenia's history going back over 3,000 years. The exhibits are very informative with English translations (except unaccountably the English translation is unavailable for all exhibits during the time of the Soviet era - odd). The length and bredth...More

Thank Celia A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I honestly didn't know Armenia had such a rich history until I visited the museum. I was astonished by the invaluable pieces gathered from all over the country and really enjoyed the pictures next to them depicting the sites of excavations. It's a place you...More

1  Thank pardis t
Reviewed 1 week ago

Once of the best museums I've been to. Amazing how much of their historic pieces are well preserved and displayed. Pride in their culture is demonstrated. We recommended a guided tour. Bravo, well done.

1  Thank binkley007
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was puzzled. It is a 'must see'. There are fascinating objects in the collection that deserve very serious study; the medieval ceramics especially I wished to spend more time on and wished there was a catalogue proper on the subject in any language as...More

1  Thank ahpincis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I suppose you should devote at least half a day for this magnificent museum. The unique historical masterpieces are endless! Just don't miss the oldest discovered human shoe. You Can ask the guides to show it to you.

1  Thank Golzari
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many amazing tins in one place! Ancient art, clotting, jewelry, weapons, an entire history of humanity. I really did not expect it to be so good. And even if only part of the exhibition ad descriptions in English, I still learned a lot and...More

Thank Ana-Maria B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved my visit to this museums. The exhibits are very well designed and put together and it is super informative. I would have loved to spend more time there so plan of at least a few hours to see everything!

Thank tatyanay1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

8 floors! Perfect! You need too much time to enjoy it completely! So, it is better to decide what u r gonna visit at first!

Thank NihiliNihili
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To be honest I am not big fan of museums and galleries. It is boring to see in one place big collections of beautiful items. But I have decided to visit History Museum to see its collection of the Bronze Era artifacts. I was shocked...More

Thank nikab946
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