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Yerevan History Museum got a valuable donation from the Husik Budaghyan

On the day of its opening on April 3 2007 the Yerevan History Museum got a valuable donation from the Iranian Armenian donator Husik Budaghyan.

Doctor Rostom Voskanyan has passed away

On August 11 1023 the Iranian Armenian architect, professor of Tehran State University, Honorary Doctor of Yerevan State University of Architecture and Construction Rostom Voskanyan passed away in the USA.

Photo exhibition «Yerevan: a glimpse from the XXI century»

On September 21 a solemn ceremony of opening the photo exhibition «Yerevan: a glimpse from the XXI century» took place at «Republic square» metro station within the frames of «European heritage days». The exhibition is held due to cooperation of the RA Ministry of Culture and the Yerevan History Museum.

“Art-Expo 2013”

Today Gyumri is full of wonderful events. The first international exhibition of the CIS countries and the “Art-Expo” are being held here. “ArtExpo-CIS” ( 9 CIS countries), “ArtExpo-Provinces” and “ArtExpo-annual events” platforms have been presented in separate pavilions in the central square of Gyumri.

An exhibition of children’s works of art was opened in the Yerevan History Museum

On the event of the Day of Children’s Rights Defence, June 1 an exhibition of children’s works of art was opened in the Yerevan History Museum.

“The museum as an environment for informal education”

The Yerevan History Museum presented a report at the conference of young museologists the theme of which was “The museum as an environment for informal education” and which was held for the first time within the frames of the international Day of Museums. The e-version of the report is given below.

“A museum night” in the Yerevan History Museum

On May 18, 2013 “A museum night” will be held in the Yerevan History Museum. The theme of the event is “Museum as an environment for non-formal education.

Meeting with «The gymnasia girls of the 19th century Yerevan»

Within the frames of the «A museum night»-2013 event a meeting with «The gymnasia girls of the 19th century Yerevan» will be held at 19.00-21.00, on May 18 among the number of actions the theme of which is «Museum as an environment for non-formal education».

The program of the events dedicated to Yerevan’s declaration World Book capital 2012 were summarized with the solemn ceremony

The program of the events dedicated to Yerevan’s declaration World Book capital 2012 were summarized with the solemn ceremony taken place in the Yerevan City Hall on April 20. Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan made the last note in the book titled «Yerevan» which was  published on the occasion of  Yerevan’s declaration World Book Capital and the 500th anniversary of the Armenian book printing. The note left by the mayor said “I am proud of Yerevan”.

Japanese are interested in the history and culture of Yerevan

During the report made in the «Lake Biua» museum in Japan on 16.04.2013 the employee of the Yerevan History Museum G. Orbelyan presented brief information on the Yerevan History Museum: on the foundation of the YHM, its exhibitions, collections, staff, events, educational programs and a number of other important events.

Exhibition of the works of nargiz Pashayan

On April 5 an individual exhibition of the works of nargiz Pashayan was opened in the Yerevan History Museum. The exhibition was called «The holiday which is always with us and was dedicated to the Day of Mternity and beauty.

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