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History Museum of Armenia

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Address: Republic Square 4, Yerevan 375010, Armenia
Phone Number: 0037410520691
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11:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Tue - Wed 11:00 - 18:00
Thu 11:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 18:00

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In a beautiful building a very impressive collection well presented. We had an excellent charming guide Zara we took us over the museum she was knowledgeable and charming as well.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 July 2016
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Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

In a beautiful building a very impressive collection well presented. We had an excellent charming guide Zara we took us over the museum she was knowledgeable and charming as well.

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Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Amazing collection of ancient artifacts, meticulously displayed. Comprehensive coverage of the national history.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

This museum shares a building with the art museum and where to get a ticket is a bit confusing. Pay downstairs for the history museum and upstairs for the art museum. The ticket spot is labeled in English as "Booking Agent" and not labeled in Russian. The museum itself is on the second and third floor, start on the third.... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Asusual Armenia houses truly sensational museums...make sure you go with a docent to enhance the moments...the outside architecture alone is enough to impress anyone. Inside you can spend hours viewing Armenian specialties. Truly an amazing saw rial part of any Armenia visit to Yetavan.

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Podgorica, Montenegro
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Located in heart of Yerevan, Republic square. On the entrance lady told me that firs I have to climb to 3rd floor and than go down to 2nd. 3rd floor is ancient history of Armenia with everything translated to English. Even there you can be confused because simply there are no signs at all. When you finish 3rd you have... More 

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Yerevan, Armenia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Go History Museum of Armenia and discover Armenian History there have more than 6 floor you need minimum 2 hours to discover it, Great old Pictures are there !!!

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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

An interesting museum, reasonable entrance fee especially as the exhibits were displayed with English explanations.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Nice museum with a combination of cultures and history but you should be able to speak Russian or Armenian if you want to know more in that place as the most of the staff aren't able to speak English.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

I didn't have time to see the entire collection before closing time, so I focussed on the textiles: carpets, costumes and embroideries. Although I can't speak about the rest of the museum, these collections alone were well worth the price of admission.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

This museum has several collections including antiquities, a section on the Armenian Genocide, coins and others. I was lucky enough to spend 80 minutes here with a tour guide who provided explanations which were very helpful. There is enough variety to interest most people.

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