National Archives of Armenia

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The Municipal State Archive in Yerevan was founded up by the ministers of Soviet Armenia on 4 December 1980. On 20 March 2003, the government of the Republic of Armenia decided to re-organize it as the Armenian National Archive. It preserves documents dating from 1931 to 1996 from the Yerevan municipal council and the regional councils, documents related to the history of the Armenian people in the Soviet and post-Soviet periods, as well as documents connected with the genocide and the “Righteous for the Armenians”. The archive organizes meetings, conferences and exhibitions and cooperates with other local research institutes. It publishes numerous books and papers.


Multimedia productions set up to present characters, stories, places, events which marked the history of Europe and its neighbouring regions. 
Interviews, movies, documentaries, exhibitions, trailers.


Original documents reproduced for reference.
Autograph sources, diaries, dedications, pictures, title pages, period articles, messages, phonograms, governmental, military and administrative clearances and orders, other archival exhibits.

Wefor is our Website dedicated to the figures of moral resistance against totalitarianism. The virtual Gardens of Europe’s Righteous and the teaching section YouFor are the core of this project realized by Gariwo, the forest of the Righteous. Through the establishment of the European Day of the Righteous by the Brussels Parliament, Wefor has received its highest recognition.