“EREBUNI” HISTORICAL-ARCHEOLOGICAL RESERVE-MUSEUM

Address:  38 Erebuni, Yerevan

Working days: Tuesday – Sunday

Working hours: 10:00 – 16:00

Tel: +(374 10) 458 207

“Erebuni” historical-archaeological reserve-museum was opened on October 21st, 1968 on the occasion of 2750th anniversary of Erebuni-Yerevan fortress-town foundation. This ancient site is a historical-archaeological reserve-museum with a surface of 60 hectares. The reserve-museum has 2 branch museums: an early agricultural settlement of Shengavit situated on the bank of lake Yerevan and a town-fortress of Teyshebaini (Karmir blur), built by Rusa II in the middle of the VII century BC, which is located in the southwest suburb of Yerevan, on the bank of the Hrazdan river. There are 10936 archeological items in the depositories of the museum, but only 662 ones are exhibited. The museum has science-research, funds preservation, excursion and mass arrangement departments, laboratories of rehabilitation and anthropology.