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Kentron (destrict)

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Panorama o the Kentron Destrict frae the Haypost biggin.
Panorama o the Kentron Destrict frae the Haypost biggin.
Kentron destrict shown in red
Kentron destrict shown in red
Marz (Province)Yerevan
 • Total14.2 km2 (5.5 sq mi)
995 m (3,264 ft)
 (2011 est.)
 • Total131,000
Time zoneUTC+4 ( )
 • Summer (DST)UTC+5 ( )

Kentron (Armenie: Կենտրոն, meanin "centre" ) is a destrict o Yerevan, the caipital o Armenie. It comprises the dountoun, the commercial centre o the ceety. As o the 2011 estimate, the destrict haes a population o 131,000. It is bordered bi Ajapnyak an Malatia-Sebastia destricts frae the wast, Shengavit an Erebuni destricts frae the sooth, Nor Nork destrict frae the east an Arabkir an Kanaker-Zeytun destricts frae the north. Hrazdan River flows throu the wastren pairt o the destrict.

The destrict is commonly dividit intae sax smawer neebourheids: Pokr Kentron, Noragyugh, Nor Kilikia, Aygestan, Kond an Dzoragyugh. Kond is ane o the auldest quairters o Yerevan.

Kentron is hame tae maist o the govrenmental biggins: the Presidential Palace, the Naitional Assembly o Armenie, the Central Bank o Armenie, the Naitional Security Service an maist o the meenistries.

Streets, squares an pairks[eedit | eedit soorce]

Place de France
  • Pairks:
    • Inglis pairk
    • Childer's pairk
    • Abovyan Children's pairk an railwey
    • Tsitsernakaberd pairk
    • Youth Circular pairk
    • Lovers' pairk
    • Poplavok
    • Moscovian Garden
    • Martiros Saryan Garden
    • Komitas Garden
    • Yerevan 2750t Anniversary pairk

Religious biggins an historical steids[eedit | eedit soorce]

Surb Zoravor Kirk

Education an cultur[eedit | eedit soorce]

Kentron destrict is the educational an cultural centre o Yerevan.

Yerevan Medical University

Industrie[eedit | eedit soorce]

Sports[eedit | eedit soorce]

Yerevan Chess House

Entertainment an recreation[eedit | eedit soorce]

Transportation[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

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