List of churches in Yerevan

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The following is a list of churches and cathedrals in the Armenian capital city of Yerevan along with their architectural styles.[1][2]

Active churches[edit]

Armenian Apostolic[edit]

Name Image Inauguration Location Architect Style
Holy Martyrs Church (Davtashen) Holy Martyrs church, Davtashen.jpg 2003 Sasna Tsrer street, Davtashen district Levon Oumedyan Single-nave domed basilica
Holy Martyrs Vartanants Church Kev pic 20086.jpg 1998 Yerablur, Malatia-Sebastia district Single-nave domed basilica
Holy Mother of God Church (Avan) Եկեղեցի Ս. Աստվածածին (13).JPG 2002 Marshal Babajanian street, Avan district Grisha Melik-Sarkisian Three-nave domed basilica
Holy Mother of God Church (Nor Malatia) Erevani Surb Mariam Astvacacin ekexeci 38.JPG 1998 Romanos Melikyan street, Malatia-Sebastia district Hrachya Gasparyan Three-nave domed basilica
Holy Mother of God Church (Nork) Yerevan, Nork-Marash district, Surp Astvatsatsin Church 1995 225 Armenak Armenakyan street, Nork-Marash district Three-nave domed basilica
Holy Trinity Church The Holy Trinity Church, Malatia-Sebastia district, Yerevan, Armenia.jpg 2003 11 Raffi street, Malatia-Sebastia district Baghdasar Arzoumanian Circular (Zvartnots-style)
Katoghike Church Katoghike erevan.JPG 13th century 15/1 Abovyan Street, Kentron district Three-nave domed basilica
Saint Gregory Cathedral Surp Grigor church Yerevan5.jpg 2001 Yervand Kochar street, Kentron district Stepan Kurkchyan Mix of cruciform and
vertical-emphasis rectangular
Saint John the Baptist Church St John The Baptist Church of Yerevan.jpg 1710 15 Kozern street, Kentron district Baghdasar Arzoumanian
and Areg Israelyan
Three-nave domed basilica
Saint Sarkis Cathedral Saint-sarkis erevan.JPG 1842 21 Israelyan street, Kentron district Rafael Israelyan (renovation) Vertical-emphasis rectangular
Saint Sarkis Church (Nor Nork) Սուրբ Սարգիս եկեղեցի, Նոր Նորք, Երեւան.JPG 1999 5th block Galshoyan street, Nor Nork district Baghdasar Arzoumanian Mix of circular
and radiating style
Surp Gevork Church (Noragavit) Surb Gevorg (Tsiranavor Surb Gevorg) Church, Noragavit3.JPG 17th century Noragavit 7th street, Shengavit district Three-nave basilica with no dome
Surp Hakob Church (Kanaker) 1679 20/1 Kanaker 6th street, Kanaker-Zeytun district Three-nave basilica with no dome
Surp Khach Church (Charbakh) 2006 Nerkin Charbakh 8th street, Shengavit district Three-nave domed basilica
Surp Khach Zoravor Chapel 1991 Shengavit district Ruben Gasparyan Single-nave basilica with no dome
Surp Kiraki Church Surb Kiraki Church, Noragavit.JPG 19th century Noragavit 7th street, Shengavit district Single-nave basilica with no dome
Surp Zoravor Astvatsatsin Church Zoravar 1.JPG 1694 4 Tumanyan street 2nd alley, Kentron district Three-nave basilica with no dome

Russian Orthodox[edit]

Name Image Consecration year Location Architect Style
Intercession of the Holy Mother of God Church of the Intercession of the Holy Mother of God1.jpg 1916 68 Zakaria Kanakertsi street, Kanaker-Zeytun district Fyodor Verzhbitsky Mix of bell-tower and
single-domed ship-like churches style

Inactive churches[edit]

Armenian Apostolic[edit]

Name Image Consecration year Location Architect Style
Holy Mother of God Chapel
(Avan) (half-ruined)
Sb Astvatsatsin Chapel, Avan, Yerevan1.JPG 4th century Nver Safaryan street, Avan district Single-nave basilica with no dome
Holy Mother of God Parochial Church
(Avan) (half-ruined)
19th century Avan 14th street 4th alley, Avan district Single-nave basilica with no dome
Holy Mother of God Church
(Kanaker)
The Holy Mother of God Church, Kanaker, Yerevan1.JPG 1695 Kanaker 6th street 2nd alley, Kanaker-Zeytun district Single-nave basilica with no dome
Katoghike Tsiranavor Church
(Avan) (half-ruined)
Avan 1.JPG 591 Marshal Khudyakov street 2nd alley, Avan district Radiating style
Surp Hovhannes Chapel
(Avan) (half-ruined)
Sb Hovanes Church, Avan, Yerevan3.JPG 5th century Nver Safaryan street, Avan district Single-nave basilica with no dome

Demolished churches[edit]

Armenian Apostolic[edit]

Name Image Inauguration Demolition Location Architect Style
Gethsemane Chapel Gethsemane chapel.gif 1690s 1920s Replaced by the Yerevan Opera Theater
on Tumanyan street, Kentron district
Single-nave basilica with no dome
Saint Gregory the Illuminator Church Surb grigor lusavorich.png 1900 1949 Replaced by the Yeghishe Charents School
on Amiryan street, Kentron district
Three-nave domed basilica
Saint Paul and Peter Church St peter paul yerevan 1930.png 6th century 1931 Replaced by the Moscow Cinema
on Abovyan Street, Kentron district
Three-nave basilica with no dome

Russian Orthodox[edit]

Name Image Inauguration Demolition Location Architect Style
Saint Nikolai Russian Cathedral St. Nikolai.png Second half of
the 19th century
1931 Replaced by the Shahumyan square, Kentron district Six piers church style

Under construction[edit]

Armenian Apostolic[edit]

Name Image Inauguration Location Architect Style
Arabkir community church Arabkir new church.jpg 2015 Komitas Avenue, Arabkir district Artak Ghulyan Three-nave domed basilica
Holy Translators Church 2015 Tbilisi highway, Arabkir district Erick Ohanyan Mix of circular and
modern architecture
Nubarashen community church 2014 13th street, Nubarashen district Three-nave domed basilica
Surp Anna Church Santa Anna Church in Yerevan 05.JPG 2014 Abovyan Street, Kentron district Hrach Poghosyan Cruciform
Surp Mesrop Mashtots Church 2014 Liberators' Street, Erebuni district Artak Ghulyan Radiating style

Russian Orthodox[edit]

Name Image Inauguration Location Architect Style
Holy Cross Church Russian church Holy Cross Yerevan 2013.jpg 2013 Admiral Isakov Avenue, Malatia-Sebastia district

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