Armenia

Zvartnots cathedral ruins

Zvartnots cathedral ruinsZvartnots cathedral ruins

Zvartnots Cathedral is a 7th-century aisled tetraconch type Armenian church now in ruins.
Saghmosavank monastery

Saghmosavank monasterySaghmosavank monastery

Saghmosavank (monastery of psalms) is a 13th century Armenian monastic complex situated atop the precipitous gorge carved by the Kasagh river.
Khndzoresk - cave habitat

Khndzoresk - cave habitatKhndzoresk - cave habitat

In the end of the 19th century Old Khndzoresk was the biggest village of Eastern Armenia. In the beginning of the 20th century the community had 8300 inhabitants (1800 households).
Erebuni Fortress

Erebuni FortressErebuni Fortress

Erebuni Fortress (Armenian: Էրեբունի Բերդ) also known as Arin Berd (Armenian: Արին Բերդ; meaning the "Fortress of Blood") is a fortified city from the ancient kingdom of Urartu, located in what is
Garni Temple, roman bathes

Garni Temple, roman bathesGarni Temple, roman bathes

Situated in a picturesque mountain, A Parthenon-like temple in Armenia, an evidence of antique Hellenistic influences!
Haghartsin monastery

Haghartsin monasteryHaghartsin monastery

This monastic group of buildings, near the town of Dilijan includes three churches, two gavits, a refectory, a group of chapels and several khatchkars.
Matenadaran - Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts

Matenadaran - Mesrop Mashto ...Matenadaran - Mesrop Mashto ...

The Matenadaran is an ancient manuscript repository.
Khor Virap monastery

Khor Virap monasteryKhor Virap monastery

Khor Virap's notability as a monastery and pilgrimage site is attributed to the fact that Grigor Lusavorich, who later became Saint Gregory the Illuminator, was initially imprisoned here for 13 yea
Noravank monastery

Noravank monasteryNoravank monastery

Noravank (meaning "New Monastery") is a 13th century Armenian monastery, located in a narrow gorge made by the Amaghu river.
Geghard monastery

Geghard monasteryGeghard monastery

Geghard monastery is a unique architectural construction, being partially carved out of the adjacent mountain, surrounded by cliffs. It is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Erebouni Museum

Erebouni MuseumErebouni Museum

Erebouni Museum of the History of Yerevan City Foundation was established in 1968.
Karahunj - ancient astrological observatory

Karahunj - ancient astrolog ...Karahunj - ancient astrolog ...

Zorats Karer (Zorac‘ K‘arer, Zorac Qarer, Zorakarer, Zorakar Armenian: Զորաց Քարեր), also called Karahunj or Carahunge) is an archaeological site near the city of Sisian in the Syunik province of A
The Blue Mosque "Gök Jami" - Yerevan

The Blue Mosque "Gök Jami"  ...The Blue Mosque "Gök Jami" ...

The Yerevan region had been under the control of various Muslim rulers since the incursions of Timur in the 14th century.
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