Yerevan is a city located within the former Soviet republic of Armenia and set against a splendid snow-capped backdrop of Mount Ararat. It is the capital of the Republic and is full of both culture and history. Yerevan's principal town square, Republic Square, features some of the better Soviet-era buildings outside of Moscow. There are popular art galleries, libraries, and museums found in Yerevan, including the History Museum of Armenia. The exhibits show the long history of the country, reflecting both Armenian history and the influence of the Ancient Greeks. Yerevan also houses one of the largest collections of ancient books and documents at the Matenadaran Institute. The institute itself is a spectacular building and is one of the many surprises waiting for visiting tourists.
Discover and explore Yerevan, a city in the country of Armenia. This online guide of information, articles, and photos of Yerevan helps you explore the attractions and points of interest of Yerevan. It is located on the continent of Asia and its GPS coordinates address is latitude 40.1811 and logitude 40.1811. [Map of Yerevan].