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Yerevan History Museum

Argishti 1/1, Yerevan 0015, Armenia
+374 10 568185
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A must see

oldest shoe in the world 6000BC. . Many artifacts dating back to 2000 bc. Increditable is the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patsbaz
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Quechee, Vermont
ancient history

seeing all whats inside, gave me information and feeling of their past, the struggles, the victory... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Marina M
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1 week ago
“A must see”
Feb 25, 2018
“ancient history”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Argishti 1/1, Yerevan 0015, Armenia
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+374 10 568185
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Reviewed 1 week ago

oldest shoe in the world 6000BC. . Many artifacts dating back to 2000 bc. Increditable is the perfect condition on many items. Documents from the early period from Babylonia thru Armenian Kingdoms.

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

seeing all whats inside, gave me information and feeling of their past, the struggles, the victory now that they have. Nice museum very historical.

Thank Marina M
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

We visited the Yerevan History Museum recently while in the city, we weren’t really familiar with Yerevan or much of Armenian history before embarking on our adventure around the region so this was a nice way to see the history of the country and city...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The museum is located in Argishiti st. just opposite of which, you find the famous wine and beverages factory Noy (visiting which you may delightfully taste best vodka and brandy in a sip!) Here, you kind of feel drowned by Armenian culture and get to...More

3  Thank ahdesire
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

The bottom floor explains the history of the city through archaeological artefacts, and these are well displayed. There is also a nice maquette of the city. The 2 top floor showcases more recent history and folklore of the city, displaying furniture and clothes as well...More

1  Thank Katrien S
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

History of Armenia is ancient and interesting. So does the museum. You can see a lot of artefact there but the most known of them is the oldest skin shoe that is 5500 years old. It's really must see. The museum is big and you...More

1  Thank Irene K
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

The Armenian history museum anchors Armenia and the Armenian people in ancient history with art effects and archeological finds dating back to the dawn of civilization. There is so much to see and learn that I would recommend spending the better part of a day....More

1  Thank HildegunnAR
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

A good little museum to spend a couple of hours in. Not well frequented by the look of it- they had to follow us around with the keys to open each room- and then lock them again!

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Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

If its the only time you visit Yerevan. It is one the must seen places. You will find a lot about Armenia's history. The presentations are readable and guides know english well.

Thank Massoud H
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

it was very interesting for me to visit this museum,there were many old handmade carpets and dishes from clay.We have guade that tell us about the story of each showpiece explain us the meaning of carpets patterns.That was very instructive.

Thank Anahit K
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