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Parajanov Museum

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Address: Dzoragyugh Street 15 16 | off Proshyan Street, Yerevan 0013, Armenia
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(8)10 53 84 73
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10:30 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 17:00

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Gorgeous psychedelic art

Parajanov is unique in Armenian art of 20th century! His movies, his collages and art works are impressive, emotional, surreal. One of my favorite museums in Yerevan, if not... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Arthur M
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Parajanov is unique in Armenian art of 20th century! His movies, his collages and art works are impressive, emotional, surreal. One of my favorite museums in Yerevan, if not Armenia.

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Thank Arthur M
Yerevan, Armenia
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of the museums in Yerevan which I enjoyed the most. You must take a guide in order to get detailed information of a man who was not only a master of his art which was directing movies but also an artist, a musician, a philosopher - a Genius in one word. Before visiting teh museum make sure to read... More 

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Thank Armond A
tehran
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a fan of his movies and i didn't have any imagination of his art pieces. The museum is his house and the collages and art peices are wonderful.

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Thank ilienaz
Boulder
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were unfamiliar with Parajanov's films or artwork but enjoyed an hour visiting this museum very much. No question the works are quirky and very unusual. One cannot find such art in many places so do include a visit if in Yerevan for sure.

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Thank Monty1424
Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do find time to see the place. Sergei Paradganov is an Armenian-Georgian-Soviet Salvador Dali. He made films, was sent to prison, made installations. Really interesting place

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Thank uchitelka
Yerevan, Armenia
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is so interesting. You can come here again and again and never get tired of it, because here you can always find and notice something new for you.

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Thank 631natalie
Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

A very interesting place to visit. I would recommend to take a guide to give you a tour. Interesting for young kids too.

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Rasht, Iran
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

In my recent tour of Armenian culture, I found the Sergei Parajanov House-Museum As the most amazing modern Arts collection by a single person. Sergei Parajanov is one of the most original and critically-acclaimed filmmakers of the 20th century. His work reflected the ethnic diversity of the Caucasus where he was raised. Parajanov was a genius with more than talent... More 

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Thank manzarhussein
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

It's an unusual museum. Parajanov is very popular there. The museum is small though and it houses different things. It's just weird that you need to pay an additional 700 Dram so they can allow you to take pictures. It's so small that you can finish the two floors in probably 10 to 15 minutes, but overall it's a good... More 

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Thank Renuel S
Yerevan, Yerevan, Armenia
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

definitely nice place for museum lovers. I finally have visited it recently. it is in the city center and you need no more than one hour to spend there so can easily fit into your schedule.

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