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Why Visit Churches and Monasteries in Armenia?
Are you ready to admire the jewels of Armenian religious architecture smoothly blended into the magnificent natural and urban landscapes?
Monasteries as Learning Centers
You can see ruins of medieval universities and schools when visiting Armenian churches and monasteries. From 11th to 14th centuries, monasteries served primarily as educational institutions where students learned history, philosophy, math, miniature painting, and more.
The most significant examples are the monasteries in Haghpat, Sanahin, Noravank, and Tatev.