The museum was founded on the law adopted by the Parliament of the First Republic of Armenia. It is called Ethnic – anthropological museum – library. For visitors it was opened on August 20, 1921, it was formed on the basis of collections of Armenian ethnic company Caucasus, Armenian museums of antiquities of the New Nakhichevan, Storage, Ani, Vagharshapat Matenadaran.
In the state museum of Armenian history is stored the national collection, consisting of about 400 000 items, giving a more complete picture about the culture and history since prehistoric times.
Tues – Sat: 11.00 – 18.00
Sunday: 11.00 – 17.00
Dear friends, pay your attention, to the fact that the time and days of work of "The state history Museum of Armenia" can change, so before visiting it we recommend you to call +374 (10) 58 – 27 – 61.