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Tsitsernakaberd, Yerevan

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A memorial complex near the Hrazdan River, Tsitsernakaberd commemorates the 1.5 million victims of the Armenian Genocide. First opened in 1995, the site draws scores of families and tourists to remember and honor those who perished in 1915, during one of world's most gruesome systematic exterminations of minority subjects. A striking 44 m (144 ft) stela dominates the forest-covered compound, symbolizing the rebirth of the nation. Visit the memorial wall with the names of villages and towns where atrocities took place, the eternal flame that pays homage to the fallen, and the informative museum-institute. From the terrace you can also see snow-capped Mount Ararat in the distance. Using our online itinerary creator, Yerevan attractions like Tsitsernakaberd can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The Memorial is located about 100 meters from the Genocide Museum. The Eternal Flame that glows within the centre of the 12 columns is poignant, beautifully understated within its surrounds, as such a...  more »
  • I've delayed writing this post. This memorial and museum should be seen by the world. Evil walks among us. No matter what you call it Genocide, Holocaust, mass murder, whether it's for ethnicity, nati...  more »
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