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Mikoyan Brothers Museum

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Diving in the soviet history

The museum is focused on the Armenian Mikoyan brothers (a soviet leader and an aerospace engineer... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tomas O
Very interesting

Very friendly guided tour and very interesting! Can't miss it, if you want to know more about the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Arnau Q
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Genuinely something completely different! We see influences of the Soviet Union on our travels through Armenia, but it is part of Armenia’s history that is rarely talked about and often ignored. The Soviet Union left its mark with the concrete tower...more
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Mikoyan St. | Sanahin, Alaverdi, Armenia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small, cute museum tells the story about the Mikoyan Brothers. Its an interesting story. The personell are kind, most helpful and speak well English. The museum is easy to combine with a visit ot the Sanahin

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is focused on the Armenian Mikoyan brothers (a soviet leader and an aerospace engineer). Their history is a means to go through the soviet time, including dark times and bright spots. The feelings of Armenians in these times are not neglected. The museum...More

Thank Tomas O
Lena K, Manager at Mikoyan Brothers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Tomas, Thank you for you kind words. We are very happy that you liked the presentation way at the museum.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly guided tour and very interesting! Can't miss it, if you want to know more about the relation between the Soviet Union and Armenia.

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Lena K, Manager at Mikoyan Brothers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for your visit and review.

Reviewed August 19, 2018

The museum is really well-organized and the guide speaks a very good English and has an excellent historical knowledge about the Mikoyan brothers and the Soviet Union period. In particular I found really unique the way in which the contradictions and the problems during the...More

Thank Dario M
Lena K, Manager at Mikoyan Brothers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Dario, Thank you for your review. We are very happy that you liked how the story is being told in our museum-we present the facts in a historical context from objective point of view.

Reviewed August 10, 2018

We had a day to spare while we stayed in Tblisi so we decided to ride our motorycles to the museum. Fantastic little place with English speaking guides who knew their stuff and provided a fresh angle from an Armenian point of view on events...More

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Lena K, Manager at Mikoyan Brothers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mark, Thank you very much for you visit and review. We are very happy, that you liked our museum.

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Perfect and stunning exhibition of the Mikoyan Brothers -a perfect Guiding with two perfect speaking English girls in a little village in Armenia-it was a pleasure to listen and get Knowing of the Armenian history Thanks a lot 5 guys on a bike from Germany...More

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Lena K, Manager at Mikoyan Brothers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guests, Thank you for your kind words. It was a great pleasure to meet such enthusiastic and knowledgeable people like you.

Reviewed July 24, 2018

From the moment you come across a Mig 21 perched incongruously on the side of a gorge next to a UNESCO-listed monastery you just know it's going to be different. English speaking guides who know the family tell the amazing story of two bothers from...More

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Lena K, Manager at Mikoyan Brothers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for your visit and interest in our museum. We are very happy, that you liked it.

Reviewed July 10, 2018

I have never been able to listen to a guide until I got to this gem of a museum. So informative and great. This is a few hours spend greatly to hear of Some of the heroes of our planet.

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Lena K, Manager at Mikoyan Brothers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Dear guest, thank you for your review.

Reviewed July 5, 2018

MiG jet designer and Soviet politician brothers makes for a fascinating combination. Set in this tiny village of their origin, this museum is a gem. Staff are so welcoming, well informed, helpful and proud of this family's contribution to their village. Our english speaking guide...More

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Lena K, Manager at Mikoyan Brothers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Dear visitor, thank you for your review.

Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

A very interesting museum where we learnt a lot on the life of these two amazing brothers. Our guide gave us a lot of details. I recommend it!

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Lena K, Manager at Mikoyan Brothers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Thank you for your review.

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