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National Art Gallery

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Address: Hanrapetutyan Hraparak, Yerevan 375010, Armenia
Phone Number: 01580812
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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A BIG Space

You can easily spend 3/4 hours walking around the gallery which is full of many masterpieces that were taken by the Soviets. Although their histories aren't quite a desirable as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Gyeongju, South Korea
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Forest Lake, Minnesota
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94 reviews 94 reviews
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

This is also a fantastic collection of Armenian artists of the 19th and 20th centuries. Many are well-known and it is a must to visit.

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Gyeongju, South Korea
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

You can easily spend 3/4 hours walking around the gallery which is full of many masterpieces that were taken by the Soviets. Although their histories aren't quite a desirable as some they've been protected magnificently well for future generations and are very publicly on display.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Lots of History and staff are helpful, not easy to use a baby stroller inside as moving from one level to to the other is through the Stairs, but managable

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Wherever
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104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The gallery, which faces the Republic Square, is well worth a visit. You need to enter the museum and then go upstairs as the entrance is on the first floor. After paying, you take the lift to the top and work your way down following a well sign-posted route. If the weather is good you get a superb view of... More 

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Yerevan, Armenia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Official name "National Gallery of Armenia", located on Republic Square, this art museum has an entrance fee of only about $1.70 USD per person and can easily fill 2-3 hours of your day. It presents a large collection of art ranging from Greek to Roman to Armenian to American, spread over 5 floors of an expansive building. Unfortunately the museum... More 

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Yerevan, Armenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

National Art Gallery is located in very heart of the down town. You should definitely pay a visit. The National Gallery of Armenia was founded in 1921 by the decision of the Soviet Armenian Government, as the Art Department, one of the five departments of the State Museum. Ayvazovski, Saryan, H. Hagopian and many other well known painters are presnted... More 

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SE Michigan, U.S.
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

The Armenian works were worth the visit. Other works displayed weren't all that special if you're used to galleries in Europe.

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Arizona, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Definitely worth a visit. The main museum of Yerevan...the country, covering the history and art. Glad we had a local to explain what was what...would have been a whole different experience without.

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London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Great art is housed here but disappointingly taken care of with open windows on a hot day, no climate control, no explanation of any of the art, with a little TLC this could be a great musuem.

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Moscow, Russia
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

It is not a famous art gallery in Vienna or in Venice! You will not find some great works of Michelangelo there BUT I do really believe that you will definitely see the colors you`ve never seen before!

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Address: Address: Hanrapetutyan Hraparak, Yerevan 375010, Armenia
Phone Number: 01580812
Location: Asia  >  Armenia  >  Yerevan

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