History Museum of Armenia, Yerevan

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Examine a collection of 400,000 objects at History Museum of Armenia, displaying archaeological finds, ethnographic items, and historical relics. Established in 1920, the national museum preserves Armenia's cultural heritage across themed sections--numismatics, ethnography, archaeology, modern history, and restoration. Highlights include bronze items dating back to 2,000-3,000 BCE, works of art and objects hailing from many regions across Europe and Asia, and excavated finds from ancient cities. Security officials prohibit taking photographs. Use our Yerevan itinerary planner to arrange your visit to History Museum of Armenia and other attractions in Yerevan.
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  • Shows you the history of Armenia! From the stone age, till now! A lot of pieces from the stone age, from the bronze age and how the Armenian was a power at power at that time! The came he christians.....  more »
  • Great museum, especially the section dedicated to the Bronze Age. So comprehensive! There were a few times that I was confused with the order of the exhibitions -this may have just been me walking...  more »
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  • An unassuming gem, from the outside it looks like the building has not much too offer, however within these walls,lies a history of unrivaled treasures, that would make other “famous” museums green with envy. Without a doubt is the opportunity to see “the worlds oldest shoe”.....
  • The people working at the museum made me EXIT before completing the tour. The historical collection is good. But the flow is just ridiculous. The communication skills of the people working here is apalling.
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