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Erebuni Town-Fortress

Yerevan, Armenia
+374 10 458207
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One of the few ancient sights in the city

About 6 km outside of the center was Erebuni Fortress & Museum, one of the few ruins left in... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
via mobile
Very nice views over Yerevan

Easy to reach with a taxi. The museum part is smallish and does not impress much. But the ruins of... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

About 6 km outside of the center was Erebuni Fortress & Museum, one of the few ruins left in Yerevan. The sight had significantly less visitors compared to other sights most likely due to its distance from the city. The small museum contains a collection...More

Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Easy to reach with a taxi. The museum part is smallish and does not impress much. But the ruins of the old fortress up to the hill offers great views over the city. It is a rather heavy climb though. Also the fortress itself is...More

Thank Vg40
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Definetety worth to visit. Interesting museum tells the strory about the city which existed in this place in ancient times. It's incredible to see how developed were the technologies that time! Ruins of the fortress move you centuries ago, so you can imagine how people...More

Thank Alexandra0000000
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I very much enjoy ancient ruins. It is in good condition for being built around 700 bc. The museum is small but interesting. The earlier reviewer who said it was not well preserved is wrong. The beauty of this is it is not touched and...More

1  Thank artrat
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Don't miss this if you will visit Armenia, it's as ancient as it gets! Walk along the path of a place which was built almost 3,000 years ago. The walls and stones are still there and it's very tempting to get some of the rocks...More

Thank Renuel S
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Erebuni fortress is a Museum for Armenian History for more 3000 years ago , you can see all Yerevan from Erebuni Fortress

1  Thank Walid I
Reviewed 24 December 2016

It was interesting to visit the place where Yerevan was founded about 2800 years ago. It is impressive and amazing that the ruins of ancient town-fortress made it thorough the history to modern days.

Thank Aram K
Reviewed 17 December 2016

This place offers perfect view of the city and Ararat mountain, it was very cold when we visit as the place is high

Thank Aniht
Reviewed 12 November 2016

On a hill called Arin Ber, is the first fortress of the town and it overlooks a plain in what is today Yerevan and within the background you have Mount Ararat. This is an interesting site but you need to be able to imagine what...More

Thank Bonny100
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The ruins of the Erebuni Citadel are very interesting. Built on the top of a hill called Arin Ber it was overlooking the entire plain what is the city of Yerevan now – a better strategic place for a settlement couldn’t be used in that...More

Thank Ben W
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