Government House, Yerevan

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Government House
Կառավարական տուն
Yerevan square by Rita W.jpg
General information
LocationRepublic Square
Town or cityYerevan
CountryArmenia
Coordinates40°10′38″N 44°30′50″E / 40.1771°N 44.5139°E / 40.1771; 44.5139Coordinates: 40°10′38″N 44°30′50″E / 40.1771°N 44.5139°E / 40.1771; 44.5139
Current tenantsNikol Pashinyan as Prime Minister of Armenia
Construction started1926
Completed1929
OwnerGovernment of Armenia
Design and construction
ArchitectAlexander Tamanian
Website
http://gov.am/en/building/

The Government House Number 1 (Armenian: Հայաստանի Հանրապետության կառավարական տուն; Hayastani Hanrapetut'yan Karavarakan Tun) is located on Republic Square, Yerevan.

It was designed by Alexander Tamanian, who was awarded the Soviet State Award in 1942 for this work.[1]

It is the official residence of the Prime-Minister of Armenia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tour of the Building - Government Building History". Government of Armenia. Retrieved 2017-07-09.