Photos Armenia
Photos Armenia

Yerevan - Republic Square

Republic Square was named Lenin Square and featured a giant Lenin statue during Soviet the period

Yerevan - Armenian History Museum

The History Museum of Armenia was founded in 1919 and is located on the Republic Square in Yerevan

Yerevan - Armenian SSR coat of arms

The Armenian coat of arms on the former Government of the Armenian SSR House on Republic Square

Yerevan - Hotel Armenia

Hotel Armenia on Republic Square was the most luxurious hotel for the party bosses in Yerevan during Soviet times

Yerevan - Ministry of Transport

The Ministry of Transport is the smallest of the five government buildings on Republic Square in Yerevan

Yerevan - Ministry of Foreign Affairs

The building of the Foreign Affairs and Energy ministries on Republic Square the administrative centre of Yerevan

Yerevan - Government House

The Government House is one of the main buildings on Republic Square, the clock was made in Moscow in 1941

Yerevan - Government House

Government Building nr. 3, here seen from the Hanrapetutyan Hraparak subway station houses seven ministries

Yerevan - Andrei Sakharov Square

Square in Yerevan named after Andrei Sakharov who had an Armenian wife supported the Armenian case in the USSR

Yerevan - Northern Avenue

The diagonal Northern Avenue was already planned in 1900 but only build 10 years after the end of the Soviet Union

Yerevan - Swan Lake

Swan Lake is an artificial lake in the centre of Yerevan with many nice outdoor cafes where people like to meet

Yerevan - Freedom Park cafes

The outdoor cafes around Freedom Square near the Opera are a great place to eat and drink when in Yerevan

Yerevan - Circus

The round building of the Yerevan Circus on Agatangeghos street in the centre of Yerevan was opened in 1956

Yerevan - Chess House

The Chess House of Yerevan is now named after famous Armenian chess champion Tigran Petrosian

Yerevan - Puppet Theatre

The Hovhannes Tumanian Puppet Theatre in Yerevan opened in 1935 and is still operating today