Traditional "costume" dresses and photo session | DESTINATION ARMENIA


Hasmik Khachatryan founded the Zanan Cultural House in her hometown of Gyumri. Today in Zanan you can find handmade traditional costumes, different fabrics, art and painting lessons, and even opportunities to have your picture taken in the 18-19th century Armenian traditional costumes.

At Zanan Cultural House you will learn fascinating stories and details about the lifestyle, craftsmanship and traditions of Gyumri craftsmen. You will also discover the crafts of the 19th-century Alexandropol exhibited at the centre. 

During your experience of trying on the traditional Armenian costumes, you will feel the breath of the 19th century. You can also take with you the developed photographs. Here you will find examples of costumes from Armenia’s almost all historical and ethnographic regions. 

It is possible to organize photo sessions in other historical and cultural places of the city as well as outside the city and in rural areas.

What's included?

Photographs in traditional costumes
10 pictures by mail, 5 of which are edited

Meeting Point

The basement of the Shiraz House-Museum, 101 Varpetats, Gyumri
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Zanan Cultural House

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Traditional "costume" dresses and photo session

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