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  • Geological Museum - Directory - Armenian Travel & Tourism Portal
    Services Banks Insurance Real Estate Attorney Services Services Taxi Rent a car Translations Photo Video Moving and Parcel Armenia History Regions Aragatsotn Ararat Armavir Gegharkunik Kotayk Lori Shirak Syunik Tavush Vayots Dzor Yerevan Geography Demographics Culture Language Religion Holidays Useful Electricity Climate Currency Telephone Telecommunications Official Government Embassies Visas and Passport Transportation Photos Yerevan Landscapes Historical monuments Nature People Events Reviews Categories Lodging And Dinning 200 Entertainment 55 Sites of Interest 48 Travel and Tourism 170 Activities 38 Shopping 50 Legal Services 35 Services 30 Search Name Directory Sites of Interest Museums Geological Museum The Geological Museum was founded in 1937 on the initiative of Professor H T Karapetian after whom the museum was named in 1943 Almost 900 collections with approximately 12 000 exhibits are distributed in the General Geology Paleontology Petrology Volcanology Metallic and Non metallic Mineral Resources Construction Materials and History of Geological Sciences sections The exhibits reflect the geological structure of Armenia and the wealth of its lithosphere geological achievements in Armenia mineral resources rocks fossils of specimen of fauna and flora and maps of Armenia and other countries On display is a restored skeleton of a prehistoric elephant discovered in a sand pit in Gyumri

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  • Sites of Interest - Armenian Travel & Tourism Portal
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    Original URL path: http://www.travel.am/yp/sites-of-interest-in-armenia/53/?Page=2 (2015-06-14)
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  • Sites of Interest - Armenian Travel & Tourism Portal
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    Original URL path: http://www.travel.am/yp/sites-of-interest-in-armenia/53/?Page=3 (2015-06-14)
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  • Khachatour Abovyan House-Museum - Directory - Armenian Travel & Tourism Portal
    Culture Language Religion Holidays Useful Electricity Climate Currency Telephone Telecommunications Official Government Embassies Visas and Passport Transportation Photos Yerevan Landscapes Historical monuments Nature People Events Reviews Categories Lodging And Dinning 200 Entertainment 55 Sites of Interest 48 Travel and Tourism 170 Activities 38 Shopping 50 Legal Services 35 Services 30 Search Name Directory Sites of Interest Museums Khachatour Abovyan House Museum Khachatour Abovyan House Museum functions since 1938 in the ancestral house of the writer Abovian s patrimony has survived to our days in its original of 200 years ago The reconstruction work was greatly facilitated by accounts contained in a book Transcaucasia by Abovian s friend ethnographer Augustus Hagstauzen The new exhibition building was erected in 1978 architect L Sadoyan and presently exhibits materials related to the literary pedagogical research and social work of the writer the first and subsequent publications of his writings translations manuscripts works of art dedicated to the writer etc The museum stock contains about 650 items of which 350 are part of the permanent exposition Among the items of special interest is the violin of the writer s son Vardan paintings by Gevorg Bashinjaghyan Ervand Kochar Ed Isabekyan antique and rare publications etc The

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  • House-Museum of Poet-Writer Hovhannes Tumanian - Directory - Armenian Travel & Tourism Portal
    Aragatsotn Ararat Armavir Gegharkunik Kotayk Lori Shirak Syunik Tavush Vayots Dzor Yerevan Geography Demographics Culture Language Religion Holidays Useful Electricity Climate Currency Telephone Telecommunications Official Government Embassies Visas and Passport Transportation Photos Yerevan Landscapes Historical monuments Nature People Events Reviews Categories Lodging And Dinning 200 Entertainment 55 Sites of Interest 48 Travel and Tourism 170 Activities 38 Shopping 50 Legal Services 35 Services 30 Search Name Directory Sites of Interest Museums House Museum of Poet Writer Hovhannes Tumanian Hovhannes Tumanian Museum functions since 1953 The founder and the first director was the poet s daughter Copies of manuscripts photo documents and original illustrations of Tumanian writing works of such artists as G Yeritsian A Grigorian G Khanjian are exhibited here In 1969 on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the great writer a new two storey building was built to house materials related to Tumanyan s life and work including his personal items documents manuscripts sketches and publications in more than 40 languages The second floor replicates in minute detail Tumanian s Tiflis Georgia apartment where the writer lived the last 14 years of his life The museum also accommodates his private library of about 8000 volumes dedicated to

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  • Martiros Saryan House-Museum - Directory - Armenian Travel & Tourism Portal
    Health Shopping Souvenirs Antiques Boutiques Wine Brandy Arts crafts Rugs Carpets Bookstores Legal Services Banks Insurance Real Estate Attorney Services Services Taxi Rent a car Translations Photo Video Moving and Parcel Armenia History Regions Aragatsotn Ararat Armavir Gegharkunik Kotayk Lori Shirak Syunik Tavush Vayots Dzor Yerevan Geography Demographics Culture Language Religion Holidays Useful Electricity Climate Currency Telephone Telecommunications Official Government Embassies Visas and Passport Transportation Photos Yerevan Landscapes Historical monuments Nature People Events Reviews Categories Lodging And Dinning 200 Entertainment 55 Sites of Interest 48 Travel and Tourism 170 Activities 38 Shopping 50 Legal Services 35 Services 30 Search Name Directory Sites of Interest Museums Martiros Saryan House Museum The Museum was built during the lifetime of the artist next to his home and studio Since 1967 it has operated as a branch of the National Art Gallery The top and middle floors of this three storey building exhibit paintings from 1898 1970 and the ground floor displays the artist s drawings Following the artist s death in 1972 his studio also became a part of the museum 80 paintings donated by the artist make up the core of the collection Subsequent donations and acquisitions augmented the collection to 170

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  • Middle East Museum - Directory - Armenian Travel & Tourism Portal
    Bookstores Legal Services Banks Insurance Real Estate Attorney Services Services Taxi Rent a car Translations Photo Video Moving and Parcel Armenia History Regions Aragatsotn Ararat Armavir Gegharkunik Kotayk Lori Shirak Syunik Tavush Vayots Dzor Yerevan Geography Demographics Culture Language Religion Holidays Useful Electricity Climate Currency Telephone Telecommunications Official Government Embassies Visas and Passport Transportation Photos Yerevan Landscapes Historical monuments Nature People Events Reviews Categories Lodging And Dinning 200 Entertainment 55 Sites of Interest 48 Travel and Tourism 170 Activities 38 Shopping 50 Legal Services 35 Services 30 Search Name Directory Sites of Interest Museums Middle East Museum The Middle East Museum was founded in 1993 based on a collection donated by Marcos Grigorian painter collector and honorary citizen of Yerevan The Museum displays 2 600 exhibits containing works of Russian European and Middle Eastern applied arts In particular the Persian Section is unique and includes objects of Pre Persian civilizations of the 4 1 millennia B C pottery from Elam bronze artwork from Luristan and ritual figurines from Suza and Amlal Persian Pre Islamic Zoroastrian culture Islamic culture Ghadjarac art is on display as well The exhibits are housed in 4 showrooms entitled Marcos Grigorian Islamic Russian and European The

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  • Mother Armenia Military Museum - Directory - Armenian Travel & Tourism Portal
    Services Banks Insurance Real Estate Attorney Services Services Taxi Rent a car Translations Photo Video Moving and Parcel Armenia History Regions Aragatsotn Ararat Armavir Gegharkunik Kotayk Lori Shirak Syunik Tavush Vayots Dzor Yerevan Geography Demographics Culture Language Religion Holidays Useful Electricity Climate Currency Telephone Telecommunications Official Government Embassies Visas and Passport Transportation Photos Yerevan Landscapes Historical monuments Nature People Events Reviews Categories Lodging And Dinning 200 Entertainment 55 Sites of Interest 48 Travel and Tourism 170 Activities 38 Shopping 50 Legal Services 35 Services 30 Search Name Directory Sites of Interest Museums Mother Armenia Military Museum Founded in 1970 as the Museum of History of the Great Patriotic War World War II it was built in 1950 by the master architect R Israelian Its general plan basically replicates that of St Hripsime Cathedral The Statue of Mother Armenia sits on top of the structure A cenotaph of the Unknown Soldier is situated not far from the museum The Museum has about 30 000 exhibits including photos documents materials related to the Artsakh Nagorno Karabakh war second floor display as well as documents photos related to the protection of the Armenian homeland The first floor showrooms contain materials about Armenian sacrifices

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