Sevyan Center of Culture Will Get A New Breath in Its Old Style

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The building of Leninakan railroaders’ Palace of Culture, which was later renamed to Sevyan Cultural Center, was built in 1926 and started to function in 1929. After the earthquake in 1988 this unique building with its exclusive style, original and...

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Hrant Matevosyan’s Cultural Center and Museum is Under Construction in Yerevan

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The construction of the cultural center and museum dedicated to the outstanding Armenian writer Hrant Matevosyan has been going on for more than two years. The building is located in the center of Armenian capital Yerevan, on Abovyan street. It can b...

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Former Home Of French Singer Edith Piaf Goes On The Market

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A stunning home on the French Riviera that was once owned by Edith Piaf is on the market for almost US$ 5.25 million.

She bought the four-bedroom property in Grasse on the French Riviera in the 1950s and lived there until her death from live...

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Sagrada Familia Construction Completion Date Cleared

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The Sagrada Familia is set to become the tallest religious building in Europe when the latest stage in its decades-long construction - the raising of six new towers - is complete.
The Antoni Gaudi-designed cathedral, which already dominates ...

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Italian Government To Restore Ancient Colosseum

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Italy has earmarked over US$ 20 million to rebuild the arena floor in the Colosseum where gladiators once fought wild beasts, Culture Minister Dario Franceschini announced. The idea is that the arena could be used once more to house events and perhap...

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