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Erebuni Town-Fortress, Yerevan

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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4.1/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web
Visit the ancient ruins of Erebuni Town-Fortress, the remains of a fortified city that dates back to 782 BCE. Founded by King Argishti I of the Urartu kingdom, the hilltop settlement most likely represents the origins of the current national capital. Take a guided tour of the fortress ruins to learn more about its history and influence on the region, or visit the adjacent museum to admire archaeological findings from the area, including pottery, weapons, jewelry, and ancient coins. Make Erebuni Town-Fortress a part of your Yerevan vacation plans using our Yerevan trip builder.
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  • On a hill overlooking the plain and with in the background mount Ararat is where the first fortress of the town was build. Several stones inscribed in cuneiform attest to when this fortress was build,...  read more »
  • Of course you want to look, although a little pity from human barbarism. The only thing that calms it all on novodelu. And be sure to visit the Museum. It just below. Guides conduct excursions, with humor. You can touch history.
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  • Quite nicely. Worth a go, see. In hot weather, it is better to first inspect the street part of the exposition.
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  • Perhaps the most interesting attraction in Yerevan. Pretty interesting ruins of the old settlement, which is even older than Rome!
  • Yerevan day is celebrated sometime mid-October every year. They have some nice events in this Museum. Go, check out!
  • fantastic view and interesting historical overview
  • a very spiritual place. I advise
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