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Arts Armenians in Paris

Trip at a Glance

  • Locations

    Paris, Ile-de-France, France

  • Activities

    Art Walk, Sightseeing, Walking Tour

  • Price
    $15 USD per person
  • Duration

    2.5 hours

  • Starting Location

    The tour begins in the Garden of Yerevan, in front of the statue of Father Komitas

Highlights

  • Visit the oldest Christian churches, the Armenian Apostolic Church, to Armenian Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, in the same neighborhood.
  • In the courtyard of the Cathedral, you will find original art katchkars cross finely carved in stone and their symbolism from the X century.
  • The Our ​​Lady of Consolation Church is a work of the same architect, built on the site of the Charity Bazaar.

Guide

Trip Info

The tour begins in the Garden of Yerevan, in front of the statue of Father Komitas, whose brilliant career as a composer was interrupted by the first genocide of the twentieth century. He a remarkable legacy, inexhaustible source for Armenian music but also universal wealth of musical art.
Then visit the oldest Christian churches, the Armenian Apostolic Church, to Armenian Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, in the same neighborhood. Built in the early twentieth century, it is a living artistic wealth, spiritual and material of the Armenian community in Paris. In the courtyard of the Cathedral, you will find original art katchkars cross finely carved in stone and their symbolism from the X century.
The tour ends in front of the Our ​​Lady of Consolation Church.Catholic worship is a work of the same architect, built on the site of the Charity Bazaar.

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