The Republic Square is the large central town square in Yerevan, Armenia. It is intersected by the streets of Abovyan, Nalbandyan, Tigran Mets Avenue, Vazgen Sargsyan and Amiryan.
The square was designed by architect Alexander Tamanian within the 1924 main plan of Yerevan city. The construction of the square started in 1926, replacing the previous square. The first phase of the construction was completed in 1929. It was further developed until 1952 and finally completed in 1958.
The square is surrounded with seven major buildings:
The National Gallery and the History Museum building .
The Ministry of Finance .
The Government House: holds the main offices of the Government of Armenia .
The Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Armenia .
The Armenia Marriott hotel .