On October 5 there will be celebrated the day of Gyumri, on the festival will take place”Arts and Crafts” festival, festival of bread also employment screening of sculptors, blacksmiths, goldsmiths as well as there will be feature samples of ceramics, embroidery and carpet weaving workand of course fireworks.
While the festival start we will have a tour in Gyumri museum-reserve, where we can visit the most colorful city’s old streets (Varpetats, Abovyan, Rustaveli, Ghorghanyan, Jivani, Gorki) with their unique architecture built buildings and some old churches (Seven Wounds, St. Nshan, St. Gregory).
Then, if we have time we will visit unique if its kind the Museum of National Architecture and Urban Life of Gyumri or Dzitoghtsonts home, where is represented the most widespread crafts of Gyumri or Aleksandrapol in all exebition halls, the city’s social and cultural life in the 19th century up to 20’s of the 20th century.The museum’s halls were restored flats of rich people and craftsmen of Gyumri.
The celebrations will be concluded with a concert of famous musician Ara Gevorgyan.
It is also planned to visit monastery of Marmarashen.
Starting place - Yerevan Komitas State Conservatory.
Taking into consideration that places are limited please contact us and register in advance!