Photos Armenia
Photos Armenia

Yerevan - Communist architecture

1950s socialist realist residential buildings on Marshal Baghramian Avenue, one of the main streets of Yerevan

Yerevan - Marshal Baghramyan Metro Station

Entrance structure made from steel and glass of the Marshal Baghramyan Metro Station in Yerevan

Yerevan - Marshal Baghramyan Metro Station

Escalator of the Marshal Baghramyan Metro Station that was build very deep like most other Soviet Metro stations

Yerevan - Marshal Baghramyan Metro Station

Platform of the Marshal Baghramyan Metro Station that was named Saralandzhi during the Soviet period

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Yerevan - Yeritasardakan Metro Station

The Unique above ground section of Yeritasardakan Metro Station that is mentioned in most Soviet era tourist guides

Yerevan - Yeritasardakan Metro Station

The interior of Yeritasardakan Metro Station is intricately decorated with national motifs like most former Soviet Metros

Yerevan - Yeritasardakan Metro Station

The Yerevan Metro uses the famous 81-717/714 cars produced from the 1970s and used in most Soviet metro systems

Yerevan - Moscow Cinema

Moscow Cinema is a great piece of Soviet architecture bud is now threatened to be destroyed and make place for a church

Yerevan - Moscow Cinema

Soviet decoration on the Moscow Cinema building that could be destroyed in favour of a Church that the Soviets destroyed

Yerevan - Ararat Brandy Factory

The Ararat Brandy Factory from 1887 that produces the famous Ararat Cognac that is mostly exported to Russia

Yerevan - Yerevan Wine and Vodka factory

The Yerevan Ararat Brandy Wine and Vodka Factory from 1877 produces famous brandies including Noy and Araspel

Yerevan - Hrazdan Stadium

Hrazdan Stadium was build in 1970 and is the largest sports venue in Armenia, it is mostly used for football matches

Yerevan - Hrazdan Stadium

FC Ararat Yerevan played Bayern Munich in Hrazdan Stadium for a record attendance of 75.000 spectators in 1975

Yerevan - Karen Demirchyan Complex

The Karen Demirchyan Sports and Concerts Complex is a giant Soviet era sports complex that was constructed in 1983

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