I like it. I go Matenadaran very often. It's one of the best historical place in Armenia. I learn so much new things here.
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Get a guide or the Museum will have very limited interest. Really delves into the history of the language and written word of Armenia. Beautiful old manuscripts and art work.
This is amazing place full of history about armenians and about religion: I found there much manuscript books, and each book has own story. I like this museum.
Very interesting place to visit. Wondrful illuminated manuscripts with incredible detail. It gives a real insight into Armenian history and culture.
On December 30, 2017, my first museum I visited. It is very much near in my hotel accommodation that takes only 5 minutes to walk. The place is such a marvelous, fantastic, great and beautiful Amazed and astonished by the thousands displayed of preserved manuscripts...More
Although a certified heathen or Pagan, take your pick, the actual numbers of bibles in this museum is pretty mind-boggling. As with most things in Armenia, the credits are in Armenian, Russian and English. Don't miss the third floor. My wife spent a bunch of...More
The please is very beautiful and full of details but it was closed during my visit because of Christmas and new year, hopefully I will visit it and go inside on my next trip to Armenia.
Wonderfully displayed manuscripts in nicely renovated museum- well worth the visit. Tour guides are very knowledgeable.
The Matenadaran is a must-see museum if you love ancient texts, maps, and religious artifacts. They have over 2,000 well-preserved texts in Armenian, Aramaic, Greek, Persian, and other languages. I was blown away by the condition of these ancient items! They really have stood the...More
I'll advice to all visitors to Armenia visit Matenadaran, where they could find outstanding collection of the ancient manuscripts dealing not only with Armenian history but also Armenian highland, neighboring nations and countries. I am sure they could touch the history there. It is just...More