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Saint Sarkis Cathedral

Isayelyan R. str. 21, Yerevan 0015, Armenia
+374 10 585713
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Beautiful historic church

Sarkis is the Armenian version of St Valentine This is a very beautiful church, overlooking the... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2018
Coachs C
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Small Beautiful Church

It's a small church, a little bit far from the center of Yerevan. The architecture is beautiful and... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2018
Hesam D
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Tehran, Iran
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Isayelyan R. str. 21, Yerevan 0015, Armenia
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+374 10 585713
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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

Sarkis is the Armenian version of St Valentine This is a very beautiful church, overlooking the Hrazdan gorge. Great view of the gorge and on a clear day, mount Ararat.

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Reviewed January 8, 2018

It's a small church, a little bit far from the center of Yerevan. The architecture is beautiful and it's very close to the Parajanov Museum and the Blue Mosque. So, if you're in that part of the city, you can visit the three of them...More

Thank Hesam D
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Reviewed October 7, 2017

Built in 1935 without official the permission of the Soviet government, thus risking death, this church is a tribute to the bravery of the Armenian faithful. The architecture is definitely Armenian and the decor demonstrates the love and respect that the Armenian people have for...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

This church is near the Ararat factories and the parajanov museum. Beautiful church and I would recommend a visit.

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Reviewed September 3, 2017

Seeing the sunday liturgy at this imposing catherderal was an inspiring experience beautiful ceilings choir and sense of christianities ancient roots. Best time to visit.

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Reviewed August 30, 2017

this Cathedral is simply amazing both in size and structure, got instant joy when entered this place the sheer size of it and both inside and outside structure is amazing and makes it more appealing that the candle burning place is outside , it is...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2017

This is a totally new cathedral, so don't expect anything outstanding. The area around is not kept at all, there is a nice promenade towards the main entrance, but otherwise the church is surrounded by wastelands from all sides and faces a very busy dusty...More

1  Thank aka_Pushkin
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Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Few years ago we had our church ceremony in this church. Priests are excellent and understood foreign pesa very well. Church choir is very good and regular church service is good. In wedding rush hour it is busy place. Visited again in regular day to...More

Thank Marko U
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Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

It is not considered an ancient church comparing to other famous old churches in Armenia. Located in residential area, you have to walk through small narrow streets to reach. Must visit on Sunday during the mass which starts at 11:00 Hrs and last for 2...More

Thank Canuck O
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Reviewed May 7, 2017

It was quick visit with a short guided tour. Very interesting and inspiring. Actually, if i remember correctly this saint Sarkis is equivalent of St. Valentine in West. when we visited there was a service inside, so not much seen inside though the view in...More

1  Thank BorisB3
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