Museum of Folk Art of Armenia

The Museum was founded in 1978 for the preservation and furtherance of traditions of applied, decorative and fine arts in the context of Armenian folk art. The Museum houses about 12,000 exhibits (embroidery, silver jewelry, wooden, stone and gold objects, ceramic ware, ornamented metalwork, carpets and rugs) which show the development of various branches of folk art. The artwork of well-known Armenian self-taught artists is on display in the Paintings and Applied and Decorative Arts sections.

Working Days: Tuesday-Sunday
Working Hours: 11:00am-4:00pm

Price of Admission:
Foreign Citizens: 500 AMD
Armenian Citizens: 500 AMD
Children: 500 AMD


Tel: (+374 10) 569383, 569387
Address: 64 Abovyan Str., Yerevan, ARMENIA

Updated: 10:54 October 25, 2006