Լocated in the village of Sanahin, not far from the UNESCO World Heritage Site Sanahin monastery, the Mikoyan Brothers museum is dedicated to two famous Soviet Armenians – Anastas Mikoyan, a communist revolutionary and Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet, and his brother Artem Mikoyan, a renowned aircraft designer who designed the MiG aircraft together with Mikhail Gurevich.
The museum opened in 1982. One of the MiG-21 aircrafts designed by Artem Mikoyan and Anastas Mikoyan’s GAZ-12 ZIM limousine were brought from Moscow for the museum’s opening ceremony. The museum houses various objects related to the lives and careers of the Mikoyan Brothers, such as clothing, equipment, posters, and even food. In the library of the museum, visitors can get acquainted with multilingual literature dedicated to Mikoyan Brothers and other related documents.
Adults: 500 AMD
Children aged 6-18: 250 AMD
Children aged 0-5: FREE
Operating hours (high season):
Monday-Sunday: 9:30 am – 4:45 pm
Opening hours in low season (November 1 – March 31):
Monday-Saturday: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm