After the rehabilitation, the park dedicated to the 2800th anniversary of Yerevan had its grand opening with the participation of Armenian PM Nikol Pashinyan, Yerevan Mayor Hayk Marutyan, RA Foreign Affairs Minister Zohrap Mnatsakanyan, the representatives of the Vardanyan family which have funded the rehabilitation of the park - 5,300,00 USD has been spent on the construction of the rest zone, as we learn from the official website of Yerevan Municipality. 250 trees of 70 exclusive species have been planted in the park. The green area has almost been doubled. Only old and ill trees have been felled down while several healthy trees have been transferred from the central part of the park where fountains are currently located to the edge parts of the park. The park has 24/7 irrigation with an unprecedented drip and shower autonomous irrigation system.
Yerevan map made of pink quartzite has been installed in the central part of the park surrounded with fountains. A square carved in the form of Yerevan map has been built with 45 geysers. 5 water statues made of bronze have been placed in 4 corners and center of the fountain complex. Bronze statues of a bull and a lion in Urartu themes, 76 benches, 62 garbage bins and 126 light posts have been installed in the park area.
The park dedicated to the 2800th anniversary of Yerevan is the property of Yerevan Community and any business activities in the park are banned.
17:37 May 10, 2019