"Metsamor site"


"Metsamor site", Central Armenia

"Metsamor Site is the remains of the ""Metsamor Castle"" located to the southwest of the Armenian village of Taronik in the Armavir Province. It has been populated from the 5th millennium BC until the 18th century AD. The excavations of the tombs of Metsamor Castle began in 1965. The site is noted for its observatory and temple complexes consisted of seven sanctuaries. interpreted by enthusiasts of archaeoastronomy as an astronomical ""observatory""." "Intro Metsamor Site is the remains of the ""Metsamor Castle"" located to the southwest of the Armenian village of Taronik in the Armavir Province. It has been populated from the 5th millennium BC until the 18th century AD. The excavations of the tombs of Metsamor Castle began in 1965. The site is noted for its observatory and temple complexes consisted of seven sanctuaries. interpreted by enthusiasts of archaeoastronomy as an astronomical ""observatory"". Metsamor MuseumThe Museum 000 items almost all uncovered at the site. Sources: Wikipedia" 0 0 "Archaeological site" "archaeological site" "Neolithic stone circles dating back to ca. 5000 BC stand within the historical site interpreted by enthusiasts of archaeoastronomy as an astronomical ""observatory""." 09-17 18073113 1807331137 sightseeing 0 1 1 1 40.126275



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