Day archives: January 8th, 2019

Surb Astvatsatsin Church of Yerevan Quarter of Nork

Surb Astvatsatsin Church of Yerevan

The Church of St. Astvatsatsin crowns the heights of the Yerevan quarter of Nork. The church is located not far from the former villa residence of the Ter-Avetikyan family, famous entrepreneurs of that time. The church was destroyed by an earthquake of 1679. At the beginning of the 20th century, it was rebuilt with the …