“The capture of Yerevan fortress”

The game excursion called “The capture of Yerevan fortress” is provided for the pupils of secondary and high schools.

Taking into account thе importance of “ Eastern Armenia’s joining to Russia” theme and the fact that valuable documental materials and items highlighting this theme such as weapons, medals, flags, keys to the northern gate of Yerevan fortress and other items are kept in the Yerevan History Museum the museum suggests the lesson “Eastern Armenia’s joining to Russia” and the game excursion “The capture of Yerevan fortress”.

The game excursion is held in the form of a quiz. At the end of the game the “keys” to Yerevan fortress are handed to the won pupils who “occupy” the fortress due to their knowledge and the most active pupils are awarded with the medal “For capturing Yerevan fortress”.