This museum as well as the other memorial museums have been included as branches in the Museum of Literature and Art in different times. As the Y. Charents Museum has become richer, in accordance with sphere of its activity and influence has been widened. The birthplace of All Armenian poet H. Tumanyan (1869-1923) in Dsegh village of region Lori has been turned into House-Museum in 1939. Almost 300 valuable objects representing the activity and life of thegreat writere are preserved here. The bust of the poet (created by A. Urartu, in 1953) is put in the yard and a chapel, where the heart of of the poet is preserved, has been built in 1994 in the yard of the museum. The building of the House-Museum has been reconstructed by the financial assistance of Mr. Guntakchian and his wife Mrs. Puchikyan from Diaspora. The exposition has also been renovated.

Though the House-Museum is situated in a highland village place, the magnetic force of the outstanding poet, prose dren’s witer and national figure attracts thousands visitors to be associated with his sacred relics. Memorable anniversaries concering the poet, great celebration and annual Tumanyan days are organized in this museum..




Address: Dsegh village, Lori Marz
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Phone:  /077/ 90 69 89
In Armenian 2000 AMD
In a foregin languege 3000 AMD
Adults  1000 AMD
Pupils and Students  500 AMD
Tuesday- Saturday 11:00-17:30
Sunday 11:00-16:00
 Monday  Rest day



  • Entry will be free for citizens of the Republic of Armenia on the last Saturday of every month.
  • for children under the age of 12,
  • members of official state delegations arriving in Armenia,
  • diplomatic representatives accredited in Armenia,
  • members of the International Council of Museums (ICOM), museum workers,
  • double orphaned children over the age of 12,
  • elderly people in need of special care and household services,
  • participants of World War II / RA and former USSR states with disabilities of the 1st group /with an accompanying person/ and with disabilities of the 2nd and 3rd groups /without an accompanying person/,
  • family members of servicemen who died during military operations in the territories of the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Artsakh.
  • beneficiaries included in the poverty /family/ benefit system, children of large families over 12 years old,
  • conscripts,
  • school-age children over 12 years old in the border regions of the Republic of Armenia /based on applications submitted in advance/,
  • journalists 
P.S.It is obligatory to present a document confirming the status