History Museum of Armenia

History Museum of Armenia, Yerevan: Hours, Address, History Museum of Armenia Reviews: 4.5/5

History Museum of Armenia
4.5
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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4.5
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shiraziwine
Shiraz, Iran1,177 contributions
Closed for restorations
Jun 2021 • Solo
it was the worst part of my visit to Armenia when i found this museum closed, i am a museum lover and imagine how i felt when i found it closed, i just took some pictures of the massive building and the beautiful columns
Written August 20, 2021
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Angel_dubai_foodie
Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR), United Arab Emirates553 contributions
Closed for renovation
Jul 2021
July 2021 - Unfortunately it was closed even though the notice on the entrance stated open from 10am to 6pm - went 3 times on 3 different days of the week and still closed.

luckily they do have some amazing historic details outside just at the entrance - that gives a peak to the history and very well detailed with relevant statues etc., (almost all were copies)
Written July 21, 2021
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Adib Farid
Sao Paulo, SP767 contributions
Excelkent
Jan 2020 • Solo
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, destroyed a lot, left feel over!!
Sad!
Written January 29, 2020
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Clare
26 contributions
Bronze Age exhibition is fantastic
Jan 2020 • Solo
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 the wrong way through the exhibits...
The only let down was the section on the Soviet Occupation-there was no English language information in that one section.
Otherwise-this museum is really interesting.
Written January 20, 2020
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matteoinverardi1985
Brescia, Italy388 contributions
“An eye of the Armenia’s history “
Jan 2020 • Couples
I suggest to visit this multilevel museum with dedicated area on the different historical period of this beautiful nation.
Written January 10, 2020
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Maria
Dubai, United Arab Emirates60 contributions
The Best Museum
Nov 2019 • Solo
This is the best museum that I had visited so far. Highly recommended even to those who aren't so interested with museums as this one you could trace the history, culture and tradition not only of Armenia but the humankind.Collections from prehistoric times (Stone Age) till our days.There are guides who could of help otherwise they have signs in English though some don't have translations. STRICTLY NO PHOTOS INSIDE, every corners have cameras and museum attendants are all over to ensure no one could ever take a single snap and also they will guide you on the right direction throughout museum.
Written November 30, 2019
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Phillip8789
Terrigal, Australia732 contributions
Extraordinary Museum
Oct 2019
Located on Republic Square, this is one of the best museums I have had the opportunity to visit.

We had a museum guide who was very informative and detailed in her coverage of the artifacts displayed.

Stone axe-heads and other items from "The Stone-Age" era were on display as was, apparently, the oldest leather shoe that dates back 5,000 to 5,500 BC.

The collection also included coins, weapons, pottery, tools, ceramics and clothing - all of which covered over several millions of years of history.

English translations not available on all the floors of the museum.

Highly recommended as a place to visit ,
Written November 14, 2019
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Ready2Go2008
suburban Boston, MA310 contributions
Fabulous museum - take a guide or read the signs
Oct 2019
This museum covers over 2 million years of history (of all mankind, not just Armenia) and is a must-see stop. There are guides, etc. and also excellent signs. Even if you aren't a history buff, you should go here.
Written November 12, 2019
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Lizzy
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan1 contribution
Exquisitely Curated
Nov 2019 • Friends
This museum is one of the best I’ve been to in Central Asia and the Caucuses, and has an extensive array of well-preserved artifacts organized to give the visitor a cohesive overview of Armenian history. English labels and plaques are rarer on floor II (medieval and modern), but exhibit explanations in English, French, Russian, and Armenian are posted on little columns in the corner of each room. Vigilant attendants patrol each room to ensure you don’t take photos and that you take the correct path through the exhibits.
Written November 7, 2019
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Wandering Traveler
Bridgeboro, GA2,651 contributions
No Photos
Nov 2019 • Solo
No Photos allowed. 1500 AMD drams to enter. I've been traveling the world for four (4) years and don't understand museums that don't allow photos.
It's located in the building in front of the Singing Fountain in Republic Square.
Written November 6, 2019
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History Museum of Armenia is open:
  • Sun - Sun 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tue - Wed 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Thu - Thu 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Fri - Sat 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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