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New church

We went there at july at night the church doors was closed so we enjoyed from outside Its is... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Kevork G
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Beautiful church

It is a really beautiful church and I was really surprised to learn that it was relatively new... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
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Aug 7, 2018
“New church”
Jul 25, 2018
“Beautiful church”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Russia Street, Abovyan, Armenia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Impressive building, constructed in 2006, so very recent but done in the traditional Armenian style. I wouldn't go out of my way to visit it though, there may be more interesting sights.

Thank delagioventu
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We went there at july at night the church doors was closed so we enjoyed from outside Its is newly built and very bueatifull Armenian church located in apovyan

Thank Kevork G
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

It is a really beautiful church and I was really surprised to learn that it was relatively new church.

Thank TeflonTony
Reviewed 24 December 2016

This newly built church is located in Town Abovyan, just 20 km away from Yerevan. The church is huge and located on a small hill, with extensive carvings on its walls. The church itself is all made of volcanic tuff stone.

Thank Aram K
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

A recently built church funded by one of Armenias most wealthy families An extraordinarily beautiful construct - with classic Armenian Orthodox Church design and inside the paintings are just inspiring and spiritual I'm not one for religious activities but this one truly was amazing and...More

Thank Nick K
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This church was built few years ago.It is marvelous so big and modern. All cross stones nicely curved.If you want to see something between old and modern Armenia it can be in your travelers list

Thank gaggri
Reviewed 21 April 2016

This church is built in best Armenian traditions. Very beautiful from outside, it also has some unique beauty inside. The roof is covered with some big paintings (not very usual for Armenian churches). The size of the church is big which also makes it a...More

Thank Ashot81
Reviewed 7 October 2015

very beautiful and big church raising on a hill. people of abovyan city love that place and during sundays there is no free space inside the church.

Thank juliaruckin
Reviewed 10 April 2015

There are many churches in Armenia named after Saint Hovhannes. This one is located in Abovyan on Russia Street at 40.275886, 44.631208. This is a new church, opened in 2013, and it is impressive indeed. It is considerably more ornate than most other new Armenian...More

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