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Charles Aznavour Square, Yerevan

(4.7/5 based on 95+ reviews on the web)
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. Plan to see Charles Aznavour Square and other attractions that appeal to you using our Yerevan vacation route planner.
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  • Charles Aznavour square-national hero of Armenia, the singer bears his name in vivo. Attracts an interesting design and compactness.
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  • Beautiful square, named after the famous singer. Lovely paving sidewalks. It's nice to just stand or walk
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  • The square is really small but here you can find some modern art constructions and benches where you can sit and look at the fountain. I wouldn't advice going there when it is hot. In the evening the ...  more »
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  • One of central squares with fountains with zodiac signs, cafes, Miscow cinema theatre, Royal Tulip hotel and Art house, giant chess and spider sculpture.
  • Beautiful square with great cafes
  • Cafes and advertising boards slowly occupying and getting in the way of pedestrian area
  • Enjoy the giant spider :)
  • wonderful place