The Oldest Armenian Churches Worldwide
ANI – Medieval Capital of Armenia
Ani (Armenian: Անի) was the Medieval Capital of Armenia in 961 – 1045. In many resources Ani was named “The City of a Thousand Churches”. At present, the ruins of the ancient Silk Road city of Ani are located in the far east of Turkey. Designated as UNESCO World Heritage Site.
All 3D reconstructions kindly provided by RAA-Research on Armenian Architecture. Special thanks to Pargev Frangyan (3D reconstructions) and Ashot Hakobyan (architect).