Mother Armenia is the symbol of peace displaying strength. She stands tall in the Victory Park overlooking Yerevan. The “Grave of the Unknown Soldier” is next to the huge pedestal symbolizing sacrifice made by the soldiers during the war. The Museum of Defense Ministry inside Pedestal is should not be missed, it’s worth visiting. Victory Park around the statue is perfect to sit and sip a cup of coffee or have an ice-cream.
The defense Museum is open from Tuesday to Friday from 10 AM to 5 PM and Saturday and Sunday, it’s open from 10 AM to 3 PM. You can see all the places in about 2 hours but if you want to spend more time, Victory Park is the perfect getaway. You can get here by bus or minibus or hired taxi.