Each culture possesses a certain original element which becomes a symbol of the entire national culture. In Armenia such symbol is “khachkar”, the so-called cross-stones, the monuments of Armenia which are not found anywhere in the world. Like in every part of Armenia you will find these amazing sculptured stones in Gyumri too. Next to Holy Saviours church you will find an alley of khachkars.
Besides Khachkars there is something else that we can amaze you with too. You willl find a beautiful statue at your every step. Gyumretsis are proud of their history and in order to revitalize the pages of their history they sculpture statues. Scroll down to find some of the famous statues to come and see.