Charles Aznavour Square, Yerevan

4.6
Experience street life in a scenic setting at Charles Aznavour Square, a cozy and charming downtown plaza named after a famous French-Armenian singer. Designed in 1924, the square today hosts many cafes, sculptures, and open-air events. Check out the fountain with zodiac sign, or grab a bite from one of the various vendors selling snacks. Impressive hotels and theaters line the plaza's semi-circular shape. Play chess on a giant chess board spanning 30 sq m (323 sq ft) or take a stroll. This place serves as a typical spot for concerts and youth gatherings. Charles Aznavour Square is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Yerevan Edition.
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  • We walked here early afternoon and wanted to grab something quick to eat and drink. The only eatery here is a cafe in the middle. We walked in, turned back and walked out in 5 seconds: the place was f...  more »
  • Central square and not too big with a fountain. When I was there I was amazed that it was dedicated but I discovered that, in addition to being of Armenian origin, was also engaged in various ways so much to be considered a hero. Shortly after my visit was missed and now I think back to that visit in the square.
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  • Beautiful place, many unusual modern sculptures, running fountain, around the bench, a lot of cafes, you can take coffee and sit with a glass on the bench to watch the life of Yerevan!
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  • A rally cosy and nice place to watch interesting art works and some coffee made nearby. Very lively part of city with cinema, hotel and gallery on the square. Area is safe and has benches. In the evening very busy with children and youth. Enjoyed sitting here and watching passers by.
  • Next to cinema. Interesting and historical place. Just beautiful
  • My favorite square. I love the huge chess, the metallic bear, and above all the spider!
  • Beautiful place and ne of the historical buildings in Yerevan.. located almost at the centre of city...
  • Style. Cozy. Theater and Cinema around.
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